Entry kivy
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Tsy manana herimpo na herin-tsaina hanao [...]
Mitovy hevitra: ketraka ~ maimolotra ~ mamoy fo ~ manary toky ~ mandevin-tsotrobe ~ mibareraka elatra ~ migarera ~ mikely soroka ~ mikororosy fahana ~ miraviravy tanana ~ mirefarefa lamba ~ mitakemotra ~ mivalaketraka ~ mivareraka ~ mivarilavo ~ miverina ilalana ~ rera-po ~ reraka ~ reratsaina ~ resy ~ soredretra ~ soretra ~ tapaka elatra [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   discouraged, dismayed [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   découragé, déconcerté [Abinal 1888, Hallanger 1974]
   ddégoûté [Abinal 1888]
Examples   Misy sasany kivy nony ela ka lasa mandositra. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 69]
Kivy izahay, fa tsy naharaka intsony, satria hitanay, fa mitono aina foana izany. [Rajohanesa: Kintana]
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Updated on 2015/03/27