Entry dio
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Tsy fisiana loto na pentina; fangarangaranana sy tsy fananan-tsiny na kilema; tsy fifangaroana amin-javatra hafa: Tsy mbola mahafa-po ahy ny dion' itỳ vilia itỳ [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition cleanliness, purity, brightness. Lio is used in some provinces for dio [See note to diavolana] [Richardson 1885]
 cleanliness [Hallanger 1973]
French definition propreté [Hallanger 1974]
French definition corps à l'état pur [SLP: Voambolana]
Derivations 
Toponymy Place names having the word dio (3): Madiolamba, Madiorano, Sahamadio

2017/04/02