What does malagasy mean?

Definitions for malagasyˌmæl əˈgæs i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word malagasy.


  1. Malagasy(Noun)

    A person from Madagascar or of Malagasy descent.

  2. Malagasy(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Madagascar.

  3. Malagasy(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the Malagasy people.

  4. Malagasy(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to or in the Malagasy language.

  5. Malagasy(ProperNoun)

    The languages of Madagascar or of the Malagasy people, when considered to be one language.

  6. Malagasy(ProperNoun)

    The chief lect of this language or language group.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malagasy

    a native or natives of Madagascar; also (sing.), the language

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Malagasy

    mal-a-gas′i, adj. of or pertaining to Madagascar or its inhabitants.—n. a native of Madagascar.—Also Malagash′.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of malagasy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of malagasy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Roger Kolo:

    We must take account of the interests of the 20 million Malagasy, some things have been successful, other have not been.

  2. Christoph Schwitzer:

    I see hope in the upcoming breed of Malagasy conservationists, they've been internationally trained and are fully committed. It's only a matter of time.

  3. Christoph Schwitzer:

    Indri are being hunted for food by rural Malagasy needing to feed their starving families, lemur hunting rose after the 2009 political crisis and is directly poverty-driven.

Images & Illustrations of malagasy

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