Entry faditra
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Zava-dratsy na loza atolaky ny sasany am [...]
¶ Zavatra atao mba hanalana io loza na zav [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   any offering made to avert evil, a piaculum
¶ fig. off-scouring. Comp. sorona. [Richardson 1885]
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Updated on 2009/09/01