Entry anampatsa (anana, patsa)
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Karazan' anana [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   [patsa, a shrimp.] An herb used as an esculent. Amaranthus spinosus, L. Same as kimoaelahy (Bets.), and sabotraboay (Sak.). [Richardson 1885]
French definition   [Merina] (corruption du mot anampatsy). Amaranthus spinosus L. (Amaranthaceae) [Boiteau: Végétaux]
Examples   Vetivety foana dia feno anantsinahy, beroberoka sy anampatsa ny haronay. [FOFAFIPE: Rosovola, page 24]
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Scientific name   Amaranthus spinosus
Synonyms   kimoaelahy ~ sabotraboay

2018/11/05