Entry aiza
Part of speech   adverb [list]
Malagasy definition   mpamaritra matoanteny: enti-manontany toerana: Aiza ianareo no mipetraka? ~ Aiza ny rainao?
¶ Enti-miangavy, mitovy hevitra amin' ny hoe nday: Aiza io boky io, ry Naivo a!
¶ Enti-mampitaha, ka ilazana fa misy elanelany lavitra: Tsy mianatra mihitsy ise, ry Isambilo; aiza ho aizan' ny fahaizan' Ikoto ato avaratra ny fahaizan' ise! [Rajemisa 1985]
   ahia? (Tankarana)
¶ aia? (Antefasy, Antesaka, Bara, Betsileo, Tandroy, Tankarana)
¶ ay? (Bara)
¶ aie? (Mahafaly)
¶ akaa? (Betsimisaraka)
¶ haia? (Tankarana) [Rakotosaona 1972]
English translation   where? Whither? In what place? How? When followed by No it means, by what means? See aia. [Richardson 1885]
   where? [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   où? [Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1Ho aiza ianareo roa lahy? [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 199]
2Aiza no ahalalanao izany? [Rajaonarivelo: Bina, page 80]
3Mba lasa koa aho fa hanava-tena aiza moa! [Andraina: I Vola, page 129]
Derivations  
Morphology  
aiza
aizan'
taiza
taizan'
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Updated on 2016/02/15