Entry anakandriana (anaka, andriana)
Part of speech noun
Explanations in Malagasy  [Rakotosaona 1975] [Betsileo] antidahy
  [Rakotosaona 1975] [Betsimisaraka] zanak' andriana
Explanations in English  [Richardson 1885] [Provincial] Petty princes among the various tribes
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Entry Anakandriana
Part of speech name (anthroponym) [full list]
Explanations in Malagasy  [Rajemisa 1985 page 72] [ Anakandriana ] zavatra tsy hita maso ninoan' ny Ntaolo ho nonina tany anaty lava-bato, ary mpanelanelana eamin' Andriamanitra sy ny olombelona; ny anakandriana no voalaza ho nanindry mandry na nanoro hevitra ny mpimasy
  [Rajemisa 1985 page 814] [ Ranakandriana ] zavatra tsy hita vatana, ninoan' ny Ntaolo ho "mpamoaka ny fitahian' Andriamanitra, aloalon' ny tany sy ny lanitra", ka nanaovan' ny olona hataka sy vavaka ary hasim-bola, ka nanome, hono, raha hitany fa mahatsara ny olona mangataka ny zavatra angatahiny
Explanations in English  [Richardson 1885] Supposed supernatural beings imployed as agents between God and man. See anakandriana
Explanations in French  [Abinal 1888 page 506] [ Ranakandriana ] êtres surnaturels, censés habiter surtout dans les cavernes ; agents intermédiaires entre Dieu et les hommes, ils inspiraient tous les mpimasy (devins)
  [Boiteau 1997] [Malzac confond ici mpimasy et mpisikidy]
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1 [Rasamuel: Zanakantitra] Izany no atao hoe «Anakandriana na Ranakandriana.
2 [Callet: Tantara, page 144] tsindry ny Ranakandriana, ary ny olona mpaminany mahalala koa:
3 [Randriamamonjy: Tantara] Izy no nampiditra ny fitondram-panjakana misy Anakandriana sy Anakandriambe.

Updated on 2022/05/03