Teny iditra mahay (hay)
Sokajin-teny   matoantenin' ny mpanao
Famaritana malagasy   Nianatra ka mahafantatra tsara ny momba azy: Mahay marika ny zanako
¶ Mahalala: Mahay zavatra betsaka io Rangahy io
¶ Afaka mahavita: Tsy mahay ny ratsy Andriamanitra
¶ Mahatanty, mahalefitra: Tsy mahay mihafy ny tanora
¶ afaka mifampiraharaha, mifankahazo amy..,: Tsy mahay an' io Ramatoa io aho
¶ Afaka hifehy: Mahay ny ankohonany tsara Rabe. [Rajemisa 1985]
Dikanteny anglisy   to know, to be able [Hallanger 1973]
Dikanteny frantsay   savoir, connaître; pouvoir, pouvoir faire, être capable, être compétent, fréquenter, savoir gouverner, savoir conduire [Abinal 1888]
   savoir faire, être capable [Hallanger 1974]
Dikanteny frantsay   savoir [SLP: Voambolana]
Ny bikany  
mahay
nahay
hahay
mahaiza
Kamban-teny, lohateny, anarana  
Teny nalaina  

Teny iditra mahay (hay)
Sokajin-teny   mpamaritra
Dikanteny anglisy   able, clever, competent. It governs the accusative, and it is joined to verbs in the same way as the English can, denoting ability to do a thing. [Richardson 1885]
   able, clever [Hallanger 1973]

Nohavaozina tamin' ny 2012/06/20