Meaning of ampallang in English:

ampallang

Pronunciation /ˈampəlaŋ/

noun

  • A type of penis piercing, traditionally worn in Borneo, consisting of a metal stud with a small ball at either end inserted horizontally through the glans, usually in order to enhance sexual pleasure.

Origin

Late 19th century. Apparently from German Ampallang, probably from Iban empalang, apparently ultimately from Malay palang crossbar.