Entry miakana (akana)
Part of speech   active verb
Malagasy definition   Mihambahamba eo am-pitenenana [Rajemisa 1985]
Morphology  
miakana
niakana
hiakana

Entry miakana
Part of speech   noun
English definition   an herb given by the Betsileo as a medicine to those who are in danger of being choked. It is also used by them after boiling as poultices for boils, abscesses, sprains, and dislocations. Malva crispa, L. Same as fiandrilavenona. [Richardson 1885]
Vocabulary  
Scientific name   Malva crispa
Synonyms   fiandrilavenona

Updated on 2010/08/26