Entry adina
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Fanontaniana: Tia adinadina koa iny Rangahy iny
¶ Avina, antsafa, ontany, tanitany
¶ Famotopotorana, famakafakana: Raha lalina adina malain-ko diso dia tsara, fa raha lalina adina hitotototo amin' ny tsy mety, ratsy
Mitovy hevitra: faka ~ fakafaka ~ fotopototra ~ hadihady ~ karoka ~ karokaroka. ~ savasava ~ sikotra ~ taratara [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   examination, scrutinising. Only used in compounds or derivatives, as tsara adina. [Richardson 1885]
   a question, an examination [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   question, examen [Abinal 1888, Hallanger 1974, Rajaonarimanana 1995]
   information [Rajaonarimanana 1995]
Examples   eto kosa, tantara-na ady no atrehintsika, ka ady mangotraka mifanao maty sy velona mihitsy ary adina foko roa, ny iray mananika, ny iray miaro tena. [Rajemisa: Fiteny 4, page 108]
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adina
adiko
adinao
adiny
adintsika
adinay
adinareo
adin'
adin-
adim-
adi-
Synonyms   adinadina
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Entry adiña
Part of speech   adverb [list]
Malagasy definition   foana, ihany, fotsiny: Voky naho sao resake fa leha tsy voky ho mañeke foana [Betsileo] [Rakotosaona 1972]
Synonyms   mady

Entry Adina
Part of speech   name (biblical) [list]
Malagasy definition   [Baiboly]
English translation   Adina [Baiboly]
French translation   Adîn [Baiboly]
Examples   ny taranak'i Adina dia dimy amby dimam-polo amby enin-jato; [Baiboly: 16:007:020/Nehemia 7:20..]
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Updated on 2017/04/02