Entry aika
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Anaran-javamaniry fanao loko (Indigofera tinctoria) [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a species of indigo plant largely used in dyeing. Indigofera sp. [Richardson 1885]
   indingo [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   indigo [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Miroborobo faniry itony aika
ary lava teraka ihany ity rojo
[Fox: Hainteny, number 257]
Scientific name   Indigofera tinctoria
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Entry aika
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Toetran' ny zavatra tsara tery, mifanety tsara
¶ Fiantsoana olona maro ho vory; antso: Nanao aika avo ny mpiadidy ho ren' ny vahoaka [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a compact assembly, congress, or army, gathering together for the war.
¶ compact, close [Richardson 1885]
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Entry aika
Part of speech   adverb [list]
Malagasy definition   eny [Antambahoaka, Bezanozano] [Rakotosaona 1972]

Updated on 2013/09/19