Entry fihitra
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Fitazonana sy famikirana amin-kiry [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition a grasp, a catch, a grip, as is made by a person holding to something to prevent him from falling. In the provinces it means a royal guard. See fahana, fikitra, fihina. [Richardson 1885]
Derivations 

Entry fihitra
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Karazan-dalitra fisaka, tokony ho 8 mm ny halavany, fohy ny tandrony, lehibe ny kibony, manaikitra mamaivay, indrindra ny omby sy ny soavaly [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition a large stinging fly. [Mal. pikat, a gad-fly.] [Richardson 1885]
Vocabulary 
Examples Ejipta dia ombivavy kely tsara tarehy fatratra, fa misy fihitra tonga avy any avaratra. [Baiboly: 30.46.20]

Entry fihitra
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Ahitra mantra [Rajemisa 1985]
French definition  [Merina] (probablement de fihitra : action de se cramponner, de s'accrocher fortement à quelque chose) Herbe odorante. Elle entrait dans la composition des odi-hozona (remèdes contre les commotions nerveuses). [Boiteau 1997]
Vocabulary 

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