120 Indonesian Words Starting with S – Meaning

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Indonesian Words Starting with S

Here is the words :

  1. Saat = (sa-at) = While / Moment
  2. Saban = (sa-ban) = Every
  3. Sabar = (sa-bar) = Patient
  4. Sabda = (sap-da) = Word
  5. Sablon = (sa-blon) = Screen Printing
  6. Sabotase = (sa-bo-ta-se) = Sabotage
  7. Sabun = (sa-boon) = Soap
  8. Sabut = (sa-boot) = Fiber
  9. Sasis = (sa-sis) = Chassis
  10. Sabu-sabu = (sa-boo-sa-boo) = Crystal Meth
  11. Sadap = (sa-dap) = Tapping
  12. Sadar = (sa-dar) = Conscious
  13. Sadel = (sa-del) = Saddle
  14. Sadis = (sa-this) = Sadistic
  15. Sadisme = (sa-dis-me) = Sadism
  16. Saya = (sa-ya) = I / My / Mine
  17. Sayembara = (sa-yem-ba-ra) = Contest
  18. Sayur = (sa-yuur) = Vegetable
  19. Safir = (sa-feer) = Sapphire
  20. Safari = (sa-fa-ree) = Safari
  21. Saga = (sa-ga) = Saga
  22. Sagitarius = (sa-gee-ta-ree-yus) = Sagitarius
  23. Sagon = (sa-gon) = Sagon
  24. Sagu = (sa-goo) = Sago
  25. Sah = (sah) = Legitimate / Lawful / Licit
  26. Sahabat = (sa-ha-bat) = Friends
  27. Sahaja = (sa-ha-ja) = Only
  28. Sahur = (sa-hoor) = Dawn (eating)
  29. Sains = (sains) = Science
  30. Sajak = (sa-jak) = Rhyme
  31. Saji = (sa-jee) = Serving
  32. Sakura = (sa-koo-ra) = Sakura
  33. Salad = (sa-lat) = Salad
  34. Salah = (sa-lah) = Wrong
  35. Sebal = (se-bal) = Resentful
  36. Salat = (sa-lat) = Salat / Prayer
  37. Saldo = (sal-do) = Balance
  38. Saleh = (sa-leh) = Pious
  39. Salem = (sa-lem) = Salem
  40. Salib = (sa-leeb) = Cross
  41. Saling = (sa-leeng) = Each Other
  42. Salju = (sal-joo) = Snow
  43. Salmon = (sal-mon) = Salmon
  44. Salmonela = (sal-mo-ne-la) = Salmonella
  45. Salon = (sa-lon) = Salon 
  46. Seberang = (se-be-rang) = Across
  47. Salvo = (sal-fo) = Salvo
  48. Salto = (sal-to) = Salto
  49. Samar = (sa-mar) = Faint / Vague
  50. Samba = (sam-ba) = Samba
  51. Sambal = (sam-bal) = Sauce (notably to chilli sauce)
  52. Sama = (sa-ma) = Same
  53. Sampah = (sam-pah) = Garbage / Trash
  54. Sampai = (sam-pai) = To
  55. Sampanye = (sam-pa-nye) = Champagne
  56. Sampel = (sam-pel) = Sample
  57. Samping = (sam-ping) = Side
  58. Sampo = (sam-po) = Shampoo
  59. Sampul = (sam-pool) = Cover
  60. Sedot = (se-dot) = Suction  
  61. Samudera = (sa-moo-de-ra) = Ocean
  62. Samurai = (sa-moo-rai) = Samurai
  63. Sedia = (se-dee-ya) = Available
  64. Sandal = (san-dal) = Slippers
  65. Sandera = (san-de-ra) = Hostage
  66. Sandi = (san-dee) = Password
  67. Sandiwara = (san-dee-wa-ra) = Plays / Drama
  68. Sangat = (sa-ngat) = Very
  69. Sanggah = (sang-gah) = Stand Up / Refuse
  70. Sanggul = (sang-gool) = Bun
  71. Sanggup = (sang-goop) = Able
  72. Sanggurdi = (sang-goor-dee) = Stirrup
  73. Sangkut = (sang-koot) = Congestion / Hook
  74. Sangkut paut = (sang-koot-pa-woot) = Concerns / Bearing
  75. Santai = (san-tay) = Relax
  76. Santan = (san-tan) = Coconut Milk
  77. Sapa = (sa-pa) = Hello
  78. Sapu = (sa-poo) = Broom
  79. Saputangan = (sa-poo-ta-ngan) = Handkerchief
  80. Saran = (sa-ran) = Suggest
  81. Sarang = (sa-rang) = Nest
  82. Sehat = (se-hat) = Healthy
  83. Sari pati = (sa-ree-pa-tee) = Essence
  84. Sariawan = (sa-ree-a-one) = Sprue
  85. Sarjana = (sar-ja-na) = Scholar / Bachelor
  86. Sarkasme = (sar-kas-me) = Sarcasm
  87. Sarkastis = (sar-kas-tis) = Sarcastic
  88. Sarkofagus = (sar-ko-fa-gus) = Sarcophagus
  89. Sarkoma = (sar-ko-ma) = Sarcoma
  90. Sarung = (sa-roong) = Gloves / Sarong
  91. Sastra = (sas-tra) = Literature
  92. Sasar = (sa-sar) = Stray / Target
  93. Satai = (sa-tai) = Satay
  94. Satu = (sa-too) = One
  95. Satelit = (sa-te-lit) = Satellite
  96. Satin = (sa-thin) = Satin
  97. Satir = (sa-tir) = Satire
  98. Satpam = (sat-pam) = Security
  99. Satria = (sa-three-ya) = Knight
  100. Saudara = (saw-da-ra) = Brother / Sister / Relative
  101. Saudagar = (saw-da-gar) = Merchant
  102. Saus = (sa-wus) = Sauce
  103. Sawah = (sa-wah) = Rice Fields
  104. Sawi = (sa-wee) = Mustard
  105. Sawit = (sa-wit) = Palm Oil 
  106. Sebab = (se-bab) = Because
  107. Sebar = (se-bar) = Spread
  108. Secara = (se-cha-ra) = A la
  109. Sebelah = (se-be-lah) = Side
  110. Sebelas = (se-be-las) = Eleven
  111. Sebagai = (se-ba-gai) = As
  112. Sebagian = (se-ba-gee-yan) = In Part
  113. Sehingga = (se-hing-ga) = So
  114. Sedih = (se-dih) = Sad
  115. Sederhana = (se-der-ha-na) = Simple / Modest / Humble
  116. Sedekah = (se-de-kah) = Alms
  117. Sedap = (se-dap) = Delicious
  118. Sedari = (se-da-ree) = Since
  119. Segitiga = (se-gee-tee-ga) = Triangle
  120. Seduh = (se-dooh) = Brewed

That was the list of Indonesian words starting with S. It is need to know that alphabet ‘S’ have a lot of words more than any alphabet. For more material to learn Bahasa Indonesia you can read How to say Please in Bahasa, Indonesian Prefix di-, and Persian Words in Indonesian Language. See you in the next material.