|happy, joyous, healthy, well, content, satisfied, delighted. [Richardson 1885]
|used in some provinces, especially by the Betsimisaraka, as a salutation, as:
Finaritra, tompoko, you are well, Sir; i.e. How do you do, Sir?
Manao finaritra anao aho: I salute you. The word finaritra may possibly be a passive with infix from faritra; or a compound of fina and aritra [Richardson 1885]
|well, happy [Hallanger 1973]