Entry ala fady (ala, fady)
Part of speech   expression
Malagasy definition   ala misy fasana na toerana masina tsy azo diavina [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   A grove in which there are graves, and thus is forbidden ground [Provincial] [Richardson 1885]

Entry ala fady (ala, fady)
Part of speech   expression
Malagasy definition   Vola omena ny mpandevina; vola na zavatra zaraina amin' ny olona nandray anjara tamin' ny fandevenana [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   A present of beef or money from the chief mourner at a funeral to those attending the ceremonies connected with the afana. [Richardson 1885]

Updated on 2012/01/03