Malagasy Phrases

Welcome to our seventh lesson about popular Malagasy phrases. This page will include greetings, questions, emergency and survival expressions, asking for direction, language practice, introducing yourself, holiday wishes, and finally some travel phrases.

Holiday Wishes
Malagasy
Happy birthday
arabaina tratry ny tsigerin-taoana nahaterahana Audio
Happy new year
arahaba tratry ny taona Audio
Merry Christmas
arahaba tratry krisimasy Audio
Good luck
tsarà Audio
Congratulations
arabaina Audio

Travel Phrases
Malagasy
I have a reservation (hotel)
nanao famandrinana aho Audio
Do you have rooms available?
mbola manana efitrano malalaka ve ianareo? Audio
I would like a non-smoking room
mila efitrano tsy azo hifohona sigara aho Audio
What is the charge per night?
ohatrinona isan'alina no sarany? Audio
Is this seat taken?
misy mipetraka ve eto? Audio
I'm vegetarian
tsy mihinana hena aho Audio
Waiter
mpandroso sakafo Audio
How much is this?
ohatrinona ity? Audio
This is very expensive
lafo be izany Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the phrases in Malagasy. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

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