Entry ririnina
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Fizaran-taona mangatsiaka, manarakaraka ny fararano, izay iririsan' ny fanala ny ravin-kazo ka mahatonga azy hihintsana: rakodrahona matetika ny lanitra ary mifafy ny erika arahindrivotra mamirifiry avy atsimo atsinanana; hatramin' ny volana jiona ka hatramin' ny aogositra no aharetan' ny ririnina. (Ny ririnina dia antsoina koa hoe: main-tany) [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition winter, the cold and dry season [Hallanger 1973]
French definition l'hiver, la saison froide et sèche [Hallanger 1974]
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ririnina
ririnim-
ririnim'
ririnin-
ririnin'
-dririnina
-dririnim-
-dririnim'
-dririnin-
-dririnin'
Synonyms main-tany
Compound words, titles, names 
Analogues  lohataona ~ fahavaratra ~ fararano
Examples 
1natahorana hosovoka vao maraina ny hatsiaka noho ny fiandohan' ny ririnina. [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha, page 56]
2Ny ririnina nanaraka iny fahavoazana niraisana iny mantsy, nanorina trano biriky ngezabe ry zareo. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 28]
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2016/08/26