Entry ambàka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   ( ambakavaka no fampiasa kokoa): Fiambatrambarana na fiakanakanana rehefa miteny ka tsy mahatohy izay lazaina raha tsy miatoato kely hatrany. [Rajemisa 1985]
French definition   balbutiement, embarras [Abinal 1888]
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Synonyms   ambakavaka
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Entry ambaka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Tsimihety] Fomban-tolona omby atao toy izao: ny tanana havanana mitazona ny trafony ary ny havia kosa manodidina ny vozony [Rajemisa 1985]

Entry ambaka
Part of speech   adjective
English definition   excelled, exceeded, beaten: tsy mety raha ambaka noho ny biby isika amy ny fitiavana zanaka (it is not right that we should be excelled by animals in the love of offspring) [Richardson 1885]
   inferior to [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   inférieur, surpassé: Ambàka noho ny zandrinao va hianao? (Es-tu supérieur à to cadet?) ~ Tsy ambàka noho ny zokinao hianao (Tu n'es pas inférieur à ton ainé) [Abinal 1888]
   inférieur [Hallanger 1974]
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Entry ambàka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Fifetsena, lainga hamitahana ny tsy mahalala, tetika hangalarana mba hahazoana tombony, na amin' ny varotra na amin' ny lalao [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   root not used. See fitaka [Richardson 1885]
French definition   tromperie, tricherie, fraude [Abinal 1888]
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Entry ambaka
Part of speech   adjective
English definition   [Provincial] of the same volume or bulk [Richardson 1885]
French definition   [Tankarana] comme. [David 1952 (takila A)]

Entry ambaka
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   [Betsileo] tsy mahay, bado [Rakotosaona 1972]

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