Entry haitraitra (haitra)
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Toetra na fihetsika atao noho ny fiangolangolana, fitadiavana hamalifaly, fanaovana ny sitrapon' ny tena, fa tsy noho ny antony iray mafonja akory: Haitraitra ihany no nanaovany izany fa tsy misy antony
Mitovy hevitra: aingitraingitra ~ angentsangentsana ~ angesongeso ~ angolangola ~ angotingoty ~ arana ~ hanta ratsy ~ hantahanta ~ lalampo ~ sarin-ditra ~ siasia ~ sitrapo ~ sotro rano antanam-bazo ~ tsingolavaitra ~ vaibaitra [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   self-willedness, forwardness, waywardness, whim, fancifulness. [Richardson 1885]
   whim, fancy [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   bizarrerie, fantaisie, caprice, humeur difficile [Abinal 1888]
   caprice, bizarrerie [Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1Teraka teo anivon' ny Betsimisaraka aho, ka mahalala fa tsy haitraitra na halamoana no tsy mba itondrany akanjo lamba. [Andriamalala: Ranomasina, page 30]
2Rahona be haitraitra! [Andriamalala: Zazavavindrano, page 7]
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Synonyms   angetsangetsana ~ filatro
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Updated on 2013/12/03