sasak name probably derived from the word that means sacks canoe. in
Book Country Kertagama called Sasak words become one with the island of Lombok. In the oral tradition of the local people said
Sasak is believed to come from the word "sa'-SAQ" which means that one.
Then Lombok is derived from the word meaning Lomboq straight. So if
combined word Sa 'SAQ Lomboq means something straight.