Entry ohabolana (ohatra, volana)
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Teny atao amin' ohatra hilazana hevitra: oh. Vivy nanitrika ka bongo mason' ny nahiny, izay ilazana an' ohatra ny olona voan' ny nataony ihany. (jereo fitenenana) [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a proverb [Richardson 1885, Hallanger 1973]
   an adage, a trite saying. [Richardson 1885]
French translation   proverbe [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   dia izany no nahatonga ny ohabolana hoe Antananarivo no mafana trano ka i Vakiniiidiana no solo tanora. [Callet: Tantara, page 37]
Vocabulary  
Synonyms   fitenenana
Compound words, titles, names  
Analogy   PROVERBS
Illustrations  

Entry Ohabolana
Part of speech   name (biblical book)
Malagasy definition   Ohabolana: boky iray ao amin' ny Baiboly [Baiboly]
   [Ny lahatsoratra nosoratan' i Randzavola] [Randzavola: Baiboly]
English translation   Proverbs: one of the books of the Bible [Baiboly]
French translation   Proverbes: un des livres de la Bible [Baiboly]
Vocabulary  

Updated on 2017/07/27