Entry fenitra
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition ny tsorak' ahitra efatra alahatra voalohany, atao mitanam-bokovoko, dia ireo no fototra anombenana ny rary amin' ilay harona na sobika atao [Ravelojaona 1937]
 Ireo soritra amin' ny rary mifanipaka, izay toa mahavita sary [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition four strips of rush placed diagonally at the bottom of a basket, etc., extending from corner to corner, and forming a foundation on which the basket is plaited [Richardson 1885]
French definition raies des nattes dirigées dans un sens différent et formant des dessins [Abinal 1888]
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Entry fenitra
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition fanorenana, fiandohana
¶ ny fandimbiasana ara-dalàna tsy miovaova ny taranaky ny mpanjaka teto amin' ny Fanjakana Malagasy izy; koa na ny mpanjaka na ny vahoaka dia samy tsy misy mivadibadika na mikorontana, fa misy fitohizana ara-dalàna hatrany [Ravelojaona 1937]
 Fomba fanao, indrindra izay mikasika fifandraisan' ny vahoaka sy ny andriamanjaka fahizay: Tsy miova fenitra ny ambanilanitra [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition foundation, origin, first cause, etc.
¶ This word is also used to express the continuous succession to the sovereignty of a dynasty, as: Tsy miova fenitra ny ambanilanitra (The people have no change in the succession) [Richardson 1885]
French definition coutume, usage
¶ ce qui s'est fait dans les temps passés de peuple à souverain et de souverain à peuple [Abinal 1888]
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1Koa samia mitandrina ianareo mba tsy hanova fenitra izao tany ipetrahanareo izao. [Randriamamonjy: Tantara, page 357]
2tsy maintsy mitovy ny fenitra andanian' ny Antenimiera roa tonta ny lalàna fehizoro mikasika ny Antenimierandoholona. [Fanjakana: Lalam-panorenana]
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2019/08/17