Entry orana
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   patsa [Tanosy] [Rakotosaona 1972]
   Karazam-biby mivelona any anaty rano, mi [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   the Madagascar crayfish, which is very plentiful in the rivers and streams of the interior. It belongs to a genus peculiar to te island, and stands alone in some of the peculiarities of its structure. Astacoides madagascariensis, And. and M.-Edw. [comp. mal. Udang, a lobster; jav. And many Malayan languages uran, a prawn.] [Richardson 1885]
   a shrimp [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   écrevisse [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Raha tia orana hianao dia hakanay anio alina, fa mora azo foana izy ireny raha itondrana fanilo [Rajohanesa: Kintana]
Scientific name   Astacoides madagascariensis
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Entry orana
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Rano mirotsaka avy eny amin' ny habakaba [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
   Rahona mihantona eny amin' ny rivotra ma [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   Rain. [mal. Ujan; polyn. Na.] [Richardson 1885]
   Rain [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   Pluie [Hallanger 1974]
Examples   Midona ny orana any Ankaratra [Fox: Hainteny, number 192]
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orana
ora-
oram-
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Synonyms   ranonorana
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Entry orana
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Fanadiovana na famotsiana ny firava-bola [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
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Updated on 2016/06/07