Entry hafahafa (hafa)
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Tsy mitovy amin' ny fahita andavanandro, hafa fandry: Hafahafa ihany ny rain' Isambilo fa an-koban' andro izy mikiraro manao kompile, ny alahady izy manao malabary ary mikapa
¶ miolonolona
¶ tsy tsaratsara ny toe-pahasalamana: Hafahafa aho izany ka andeha hiala sasatra kely aloha
Mitovy hevitra: hafa fandry ~ mandry manokana noho ny be ~ olona hafahafa ~ zanakalo [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   different; unseemly, improper; changed, reversed, peculiar, odd. [Richardson 1885]
   strange, bizarre [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   bizarre, étrange [Abinal 1888, Hallanger 1974]
   un peu différent, qui dévie du vrai [Abinal 1888]
Examples   Hafahafa tokoa ange, ity ranondresy sy siramamy gasy ity: [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha, page 46]
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Updated on 2017/08/31