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She ordered the captives to be chained and sent off at once to Antananarivo.The Fugitives
They have built a magnificent cathedral, which is the glory and pride of Antananarivo.Shadow and Light
Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
She was told that, at Antananarivo, about three hundred people were killed by lightning every year.The Story of Ida Pfeiffer
Madame Pfeiffer, and the other six Europeans then in Antananarivo, were ordered to quit the capital immediately.Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century
W. H. Davenport Adams
Their capital city of Antananarivo, in the center of the island, is a well-built city of over 100,000 inhabitants.
large island off the east coast of Africa, from Mogadishu, the name of the city in Somalia, due to an error by Marco Polo in reading Arabic, whereby he thought the name was that of the island. There is no indigenous name for the whole island. Related: Madagascan.