an Indonesian meal in which rice is served with a wide variety of foods and sauces in side dishes
Origin of rijsttafelDutch from rijst, rice ( from Middle Dutch rijs from Old French ris, rice) + tafel, table from Middle Dutch tafele from Vulgar Latin an unverified form tavola from Classical Latin tabula, table
A traditional Indonesian meal in which a wide variety of foods and sauces are served with rice.
Origin of rijsttafelDutch rijst rice ( from Middle Dutch rijs ) ( from Old French ris ; see rice . )Dutch tafel table ( from Middle Dutch tafele ) ( from Vulgar Latin tavola ) ( from Latin tabula tablet, board )
From Dutch rijsttafel (“rice table").