Entry jenjina
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Ohatra ny voakapoka mafy ka fanina, mila ho safotra, tsy mahita izay ambonin' ny tany: Nianjeran' ny taila ny lohany ka jenjina izy [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   taken aback, unsure of oneself [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   ébahi, hébété [Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1Jenjina izy, saikatra, menatra, natahotra aza! [Rajaonarivelo: Bina, page 91]
2Ranomaso no mandriaka, sady jenjina ny loha, fa ny ali-mangatsiaka ali-mampamohafoha! [Razakandraina: Ali-mainty]
3Narenina ny sofoko, jenjina aho, avy eo niankapokapoka tamin' ny tany sy ny dabilio latabatra teo akaiky. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 58]
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Updated on 2017/08/03