Entry foraha
Part of speech   adjective
English translation   full of joy, happy, angelic. [Swa. furaha, gladness, joy.] [Provincial] [Richardson 1885]

Entry foraha
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Hazo lehibe mahatratra 15 ka hatramin' ny 30 metatra ny haavony ary 0, 60-0, 80 metatra ny savaivony, fanaovana hazon-tsambo ary ampiasain' ny mponina amorontsiraka hanaovana lakana [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   the name of a tree which yields a gummy substance used by the Betsimisaraka for bird-lime. The fruit yields a kind of oil or grease employed by the women in their toilet. Calophyllum inophyllum. L. Same as voakotry. [Betsimisaraka] [Richardson 1885]
Scientific name   Calophyllum inophyllum
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Updated on 2010/01/22