Entry hatsikana
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Zavatra atao hampihomehy, arira, kivazivazy, vosobosotra: Aza manao hatsikana eo ianao fa efa manevika aho izany [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a legend, an amusing story. See vosobosotra, vazivazy, angano, arira. [Richardson 1885]
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Entry hatsikana
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Mpanao arira, kivazivazy mampihomehy: Zazalahy hatsikana [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   jocular, jesting, talkative [Richardson 1885]

Entry hatsikana
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Karazan-kazo izay ampiasaina hampahamanitra ny toaka ny hodiny. (Xerochlamys pilosa) [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a small shrub, the back of whose root is used in the manufacture of native rum, and as a black dye. It is also said to cause vomiting of blood if used in too great quantity. Xerochlamys pilosa, baker. [Richardson 1885]
Scientific name   Xerochlamys pilosa
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Updated on 2013/09/19