Entry dihy
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   fampisehoam-pihetsehana ataon' ny tena manontolo: loha, tanana, tongotra, ary indraindray koa aza ny vatana, mba hanehoana fifaliana
Mitovy hevitra: afindrafindrao ~ dada ~ dihy soroka ~ jaiko ~ sahoby ~ salegy ~ soamaroroka ~ soratra ~ totorebika ~ tsaramiera ~ tsinjaka ~ tsipisandry ~ velatanana [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation   a dance, dancing in the native style. See danise, tsinjaka [Richardson 1885]
   a dance, dancing [Hallanger 1973]
French translation   danse [Abinal 1888, Hallanger 1974]
Examples  
1Velona indray ny hira amana dihy natao teo tamin' ny ndeha hangataka iny. [Ndemahasoa: Antakay, page 75]
2Inona kosa, hoy Noro nony efa nitonitony izy, no tsy nitiavanao ny dihy? [Andriamalala: Zazavavindrano, page 87]
3Tsimpony ny teny rehetra mampiseho ny maha-malagasy ny dihy sy ny mpandihy. [Rajemisa: Fiteny 3, page 12]
Derivations  
Synonyms   danise ~ tsinjaka
Compound words, titles, names  
Quotes  
Analogy   sahoby ~ totorebika ~ tsipisandry ~ velatanana ~ dada ~ jaiko ~ soamaroroka ~ tsaramiera ~ soratra ~ afindrafindrao ~ salegy

Entry dihy
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Toetran' ny fanidin' ny vorona eny amin' ny habakabaka raha tsy mihetsika na mikopaka ny elany [Rajemisa 1985]

Updated on 2017/06/20