Entry bahana
Part of speech noun
English definition sitting or standing in a straddling manner. [Richardson 1885]
 a straddling [Hallanger 1973]
French definition Position des membres écartés, surtout des jambes [Abinal 1888]
 position des jambes écartées [Hallanger 1974]
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1Indreo tazany miaramila anankiroa maka bahana amin' ny lalan-kely mivoaka any amin' ny arabe. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 230]
2Vato fisaka fivelezana no itombenany ary be bahana ery izy manatsotra ny ranjony te hiala havizanana sy mamono lamba ny tapany ambony. [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha, page 44]
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Entry bahana
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Fakana toerana be, fitanana toerana be; tsy fanomezana toerana ny sasany, fisakanana na fisalovanana tsy hahazoan' ny sasany mandeha; famaritana ny tokony tsy ho efan' ny tena [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition an impediment, a hindrance, a barrier. [Richardson 1885]
French definition barrière [Abinal 1888]
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