Entry amberivatry
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Zavamaniry mitarehin-kazo madinidinika; [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a shrub largely cultivated to supply food for silkworms. The seeds are also eaten by the natives. The leaves afford a green dye for cotton. It is known in Mauritius as Ambrevade. Cajanus indicus, Spreng. Same as antsotry (Betsim.), ambarivatry, and ambatry (Bets.) [Richardson 1885]
French translation   ambrevade. Cajanus indicus, Spreng. [Abinal 1888]
Scientific name   Cajanus indicus
Other spellings  
Synonyms   ambatry ~ antsotry

Updated on 2017/03/28