Entry ha~ana
Part of speech circumfix [Words with ha~ana]
Malagasy definition Tovona atao eo alohan' ny teny milaza isa sasantsasany (telo, efatra, dimy, enina, fito, valo, sivy, folo), mitovana ana, mba hanaovana anarana milaza faharetain-potoana: Hateloana, hasiviana [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition a prefix and affix joined to adjectives, where the accent of the root (being of more than one syllable) advances one step, and sometimes a characteristic consonant is added, as hafohezana, shortness (fohy); hateloana (telo), three days. [Richardson 1885]
 prefix used to form nouns indicating so many days, as: telo, three; hatelòana, three days' time; [Hallanger 1973]
French definition préfixe, sert à former des noms indiquant un certain nombre de jours (3 à 10); ex. : hateloana, trois jours; [Hallanger 1974]
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Updated on 2017/06/30