noun, plural Ambonese for 1.
a native or inhabitant of Ambon
the Austronesian language
, having several dialects, spoken by the people of Ambon
a Malay dialect spoken as a lingua franca in the central Moluccas.
of or pertaining to Ambon
, its people, or their language.
Also, Amboinese /ˌæmbɔɪˈniz, -ˈnis/ [am-boi-neez, -nees] Show IPA .