Entry hasindahy
Elementary words hasina ; lahy
Part of speech noun
Explanations in English  [Sihanaka] [lahy, masculine.] a forest shrub, an infusion of whose leaves is employed by the Sihanaka as a remedy for the dancing mania known as ramanenjana. Dracaena sp. [1.2]
Explanations in French  [Betsimisaraka, Sihanaka] (« le hasina des hommes ») Dracaena reflexa Lam. (Asparagaceae). Plante magique (voir hasina (2)). La décoction des tiges feuillées était administrée aux ramanenjana, malades atteints de chorée collective. [1.196]
Scientific name Dracaena reflexa

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