Malagasy Nouns

If you're trying to learn Malagasy Nouns you will find some useful resources including a course about Nouns and Words... to help you with your Malagasy grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Malagasy. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Malagasy Nouns

Learning the Malagasy Nouns is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Malagasy language. But first we need to know what the role of Nouns is in the structure of the grammar in Malagasy.

Malagasy nouns are words used to name a person, animal, place, thing, or abstract ideas. Nouns are usually the most important part of vocabulary. Here are some examples:

English NounsMalagasy Nouns
nounsAnarana
my carny fiarako
green carfiara maintso
three carsfiara telo
car garagefiantsonan'ny fiara
outside the carivelan'ny fiara

Notice the structure of the Nouns in Malagasy.

List of Nouns in Malagasy

Below is a list of the Nouns and Words in Malagasy placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Malagasy vocabulary.

English NounsMalagasy Nouns
armtànana
backlamosina
cheekstakolaka
chesttratra
chinsoaka
earsofina
elbowkiho
eyemaso
facetarehy/endrika
fingerhoho tànana
fingersireo hoho tànana
foottongotra
hairvolo
handtanana
headloha
heartfo
kneelohalika
legtongotra
lipmolotra
mouthvava
neckatoka
noseorona
shouldersoroka
stomachvavony
teethnify
thighfe
throattenda
thumbakihy be tànana
toehoho tongotra
tonguelela
toothnify

Nouns and Words have a very important role in Malagasy. Once you're done with Malagasy Nouns, you might want to check the rest of our Malagasy lessons here: Learn Malagasy. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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