Entry ady varotra (ady, varotra)
Part of speech   expression
Malagasy definition   fifamaliana ataon' ny mpivarotra sy ny m [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   Disputation as to price, bargaining, stipulating the price. [Richardson 1885]
French translation   marchandage [Abinal 1888, Rajaonarimanana 1995]
   débat du prix [Abinal 1888]
Examples  
1Fa izaho tsy manana ady varotra aminy, fa soa ifamaliana ny anay sy ny azy. [Rahajarizafy: Kabary, page 54]
2Ady varotra lava be, fotoana ifanomeana miverimberina ary amin' ny toerana samy hafa, vao azo ny tapa-damba anankiray. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 116]
3tsy mahay ady varotra akory hianao (tu ne sais pas marchander) [Abinal 1888, page 4]
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Updated on 2015/04/14