Entry amboa
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   alika [Antesaka] [Rakotosaona 1972]
   Biby mampinono, homan-kena, mizara ho ka [...]
Mitovy hevitra: batritra ~ fakon' olona ~ karin' olona ~ katritra ~ tsaikan' olona
English translation   a dog. [Swa. mboa, a dog.] [Richardson 1885]
   a dog (a Bantu word) [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   chien [Rajemisa: Vakoka, SLP: Voambolana]
French translation   chien (mot bantou) [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Tsy maniry lambo an'ala
fa manana amboa mahay mihaza
tsy maniry vorona an-danitra
fa tsara basy an-tanana
[Fox: Hainteny, number 311]
Sady matahotra ahy daholo koa ireo amboa maty ireo, ka raha vao tandindomiko fotsiny ireo dia mangovitra. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 211]
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Toponymy   Place names having the word amboa (1): Amboatany
Analogy   alika ~ fandroaka

Entry amboa
Part of speech   noun
French translation   Se disait de gens éhontés [Veyrières 1913]

Updated on 2016/08/01