Entry folaka
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Miforitra, mioritra: Folaka ilay hazo fa tsy tapaka akory / Nianjera ny zandriko ka folaka ny tongony
¶ Hendry: Tsy mbola folaka io omby io fa tandremo
¶ Mihena hery, tony: Rehefa folaka ny andro, mitsoka ny tsiodrivotra
¶ Mitony: Folaka ny hatezerany ka mahazo miresaka aminy ianao
¶ Resy, tsy manao intsony: Efa folaka amin' ny fisotroana Rakoto.
Mitovy hevitra: maninta ~ mihodivitra ~ miholaitra ~ miolana ~ mioritra ~ mipika ~ mivika ~ pitsoka ~ tapaka [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   broken but still holding together; broken to work, as a horse or an ox [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   foulure, fracture, fracturé
¶ folaka an-defitra: entorse [SLP: Voambolana]
Examples  
1Farany, ny ainy no folaka an-dantony! [Andriamalala: Fanagasiana, page 6]
2Inona ary izany : Folaka antsy fotsy? [Dahle: Angano, page 261]
3Folaka ny vozona raha miondri-dava izao. [Randriamiadanarivo: Sikajy, page 210]
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Analogy   oritra

Updated on 2017/07/12