Andrianjaka 1610 took the hill Analamanga ( blue forest ) at the highest point of today Antananarivo and expelled the resident Vazimba and their king Andriambodilova, who then settled in Ambohimanarina, where he was also buried.
Andrianjaka rodete the blue forest, and built on the hill Analamanga his royal seat, the first palace on the site of today's Rova and thus founded the capital of Madagascar, Antananarivo. He wished that they would thousand, of which the name of Antananarivo (ho arivo to - tanana, arivo = 1000) derives.
- King (Madagascar)
- Born in the 16th century
- Died in 1630