Entry maina
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Tsy lena, tsy mando: Efa maina ny lam [...]
¶ Tsy avy orana: Maina ny andro ka nana [...]
¶ Ritra ny rano tao aminy, tankina: Mai [...]
¶ Diso fanantenana, gaina fa voan' ny tsy [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   dry [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   sec, à sec [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Tany maina sy trano foana no aty. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 158]
Ny rivotra avy atsimo dia maina koa; [Randzavola: Baiboly, page 376]
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Toponymy   Place names having the word maina (2): Maina, Vatomaina
Analogy   makiana ~ haraka ~ karakaina ~ mangetana ~ vaky hentana ~ tankina ~ ritra

Entry maina
Part of speech   adverb [list]
English translation   in vain [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   en vain [Hallanger 1974]

Entry Maina
Part of speech   name (toponym) [list]
Vocabulary  
Toponymy   maina
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Updated on 2014/08/04