nounpl. Ambonese, or Amboinese
- A native or inhabitant of Ambon.
- The variety of Malay spoken on Ambon, used as lingua franca is nearby regions of the Moluccas.
- A Malay-based Creole language used for trade by some 250,000 speakers principally in Indonesia (central Maluku, Ambon)
Ambon +"Ž -ese