Malagasy

noun Mal·a·gasy \ ˌma-lə-ˈga-sē ; ˌmä-lə-ˈgä-sē , -shē \

Definition of Malagasy

plural Malagasy also Malagasies
1 : a member of a people of Indonesian and African origin who inhabit Madagascar
2 : the Austronesian language of the Malagasy people

Malagasy

adjective

First Known Use of malagasy

1835

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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