[ muh-ree-nuh ]

noun,plural Me·ri·nas, (especially collectively) Me·ri·na.
  1. a member of a Malagasy-speaking people who primarily inhabit the interior plateau of Madagascar.

Words Nearby Merina Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Merina in a sentence

  • When Queen Merina ascended the throne, she determined to accomplish mightier deeds than her ancestors.

  • Merina and Smyrna shall accompany me to the confines of the grove.'

    Saronia | Richard Short