Definitions for ambonˈɑm bɔn; æmˈbɔɪ nə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Am•bonˈɑm bɔn; æmˈbɔɪ nə(n.)(pl.)

also Am•boi•na

  1. an island in the central Moluccas, in E Indonesia. 72,679; 314 sq. mi. (813 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

  2. a seaport on this island. 56,037.

    Category: Geography (places)

Am•bo•neseˌæm bəˈniz, -ˈnis(n.; adj.)-nese

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ambon(noun)

    same as Ambo


  1. Ambon

    The Ambon or Ambo is a projection coming out from the soleas in an Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox and Eastern Catholic church. The ambon stands directly in front of the Holy Doors. It may be either rounded or square and has one, two, or three steps leading up to it.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a stand for holding a book etc to be read from, especially for a lecture or in a church.

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