Entry fioka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   sioka [Bara] [Rakotosaona 1972]
   Feon' ny rivotra lalovan-javatra mihelat [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   whizzing, the noise of the lashing of a whip, lashing.
¶ whistling, whistle. See siaka, sioka. [Richardson 1885]
Examples   Nisy ireny miaramila ireny nahita fomba manokana hanampiana ireo avy nisakafo amin' ny fandevonan-kanina: rehefa tapi-nihinana ny olona, miditra amin' ny kiraro beny izy, manitsaka tongotra etsy, fe eroa, ary mizara fioka karavasy havia sy havanana amin' izay tandrify rehetra any. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 221]
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Entry fioka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   fikapoka, kapoka [Antambahoaka] [Rakotosaona 1972]
   kapoka [Bara] [Rakotosaona 1972]

Updated on 2017/04/22