Entry ahay
Part of speech   adverb [list]
Malagasy definition   Fara faharatsiny: Raha tsy hamahana io mahantra io ianao, omeo vola kely ahay izy hamidiny mofo [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   rather, in some degree, upon the whole, slightly preferable. Somewhat like aleo. [Richardson 1885]
   at least [Hallanger 1973]
French definition   au moins; plutôt [Hallanger 1974]

Entry ahay
Part of speech   pronoun [list]
Malagasy definition   [Betsileo, Taifasy] izahay [Rakotosaona 1972]
   [Bara] izahay, isika [Rakotosaona 1972]
English definition   we, exclusive of person or persons spoken to. (Prov.) See izahay. [Richardson 1885]

Entry ahay
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Betsimisaraka] anaran-gidro mpivoaka alina fa tsy mba mivoaka amin'ny antoandro [Rakotosaona 1972]
English definition   [Betsimisaraka] a name for the aye-aye [Richardson 1885]
   aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) [Mittermeier: Lemurs]
French definition   aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) [Mittermeier: Lemurs]
Vocabulary  
Scientific name   Daubentonia madagascariensis
Other spellings  
Synonyms   aingitra
Tables and plates   The Lemurs

Updated on 2014/01/22