Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Anarana ilazana ny zavamananaina tsy man [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
   teny ilazana ireo biby ao amin'ny faritra lehibe iray [SLP: Voambolana]
English translation   an animal [Richardson 1885, Hallanger 1973]
   an insect [Richardson 1885]
French translation   animal [Hallanger 1974]
French translation   faune [SLP: Voambolana]
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Toponymy   Place names having the word biby (1): Ambohidrabiby

Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   angatra [Antemoro] [Rakotosaona 1972]
English translation   ¶ something extraordinary [Richardson 1885]
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Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Enti-milaza toetra ambany sy maharikorik [...] [full text in Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   Fig. sensual. Beastly. [Swa. Biby, my lady, my mistress.] [Richardson 1885]
Analogy   fanahim-biby

Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
English translation   in some provinces it is used in speaking of the petty king, and in others of the wives of such [Provincial] [Richardson 1885]
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Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
English translation   used of children in Imerina [Merina] [Richardson 1885]

Entry biby
Part of speech   noun
French translation   Affreux, énorme, grand, nombreux [Vezo] [Poirot & Santio: Vezo (takila B)]
Synonyms   bibike

Updated on 2017/05/23