Entry rano mahery (rano, hery)
Part of speech   expression
Malagasy definition   a) rano misasasasa mafy avy any amin' ny toerana ambony ka manimba izay sendra azy
¶ rano maria, rano mena
¶ hatezerana izaitsizy: Tsy fanao ny mitsena rano mahery
¶ b) rano ampiasaina amin' ny famorana mba hanasana ny ferin-jaza; rehefa madiva ho maraina ny andro no alefa ny lehilahy matanjaka haka azy [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   Running water fetched hastily on the morning of performing circumcision for washing the wound [Richardson 1885]

Entry ranomahery
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Bezanozano] asidra [Rakotosaona 1972]
   Asidra mahery ampiasain' ny mpanefy haninginana [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   vitriol [Richardson 1885]

2009/11/19