Entry masina (hasina)
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   Mahomby, mandaitra, mahasitrana: Masina io fanafody io raha atao ody poizina
¶ Voatokana ho an' Andriamanitra, ampiasaina amin' ny fanompoam-pivavahana, mikasika ny fivavahana: Ny otely masina ~ Ny soratra marina ~ Olo-masina
¶ Mendrika hohajaina, tsy azo zimbazimbaina, manan-jina: Masina ny tanindrazana, [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   holy, consecrated, sanctified; in reduplication it means saltish [Richardson 1885]
   holy, sacred; possessing "mana" or supernatural power [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   sacré, saint; qui possède ou transmet une force surnaturelle [Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1Olona iray main' ny afo no mitalaho fivavahana amin' ny velona, amin' ny alalan' ny sapile sy sorona masina. [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha, page 17]
2Masina, ry Nosim-Baliha!... [Andriamalala: Ranomasina, page 72]
3Andro androan-drano mafana, anaterana tsihy masina ny razanandriana; [Callet: Tantara, page 126]
Derivations  
Morphology  
masina
masin-
masim-
masi-
masìna
Other spellings  
Compound words, titles, names  
Quotes  
Toponymy   Place names having the word masina (10)
Ambatomasina
Amboahangimasina
  Ambohimasina
Andramasina
  Andranomasina
Mahamasina
  Toamasina
Vatomasina
  Vinanimasina
Vohimasina
 

Entry masìna (hasina)
Part of speech   imperative of adjective masina [list]
French definition   [Abinal 1888]

Entry masina
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   [Bezanozano] marikivy [Rakotosaona 1972]
   [Sihanaka, Tanala] makirana, marikivy [Rakotosaona 1972]
Morphology  
masina
masin-
masim-
masi-
nasina
nasin-
nasim-
nasi-
hasina
hasin-
hasim-
hasi-

Updated on 2015/10/01