Entry manaboka (boka)
Part of speech   active verb
Malagasy definition   manetry, mampietry [Antesaka] [Rakotosaona 1972]
   manaratsy, manambany, manamavo, maneso, manao z' inona, manambany vidy: Tsy lefitro ny nataondRakoto tamin' ny nanabokany ny entam-barotro [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   to alter the nature of, to destroy the savour, to take away the virtue or quality of a thing; to prove one guilty of falsehood or imposture; to dethrone; to take away one's title, etc. (Prov.)
¶ In Imerina it means to detract, to speak sneeringly of persons or things. [Richardson 1885]
Morphology  
manaboka
nanaboka
hanaboka
manabokà

Entry manabokà (boka)
Part of speech   imperative of active verb manaboka [list]

Updated on 2012/03/02