Entry kibobo
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Betsileo] vorona mpisitrika anaty ahitea toy ny tsipoy fa kely toy ny: Kibobo voanfandrika ko mandremandre re ahazoana zanakakoho [Rakotosaona 1972]
   Karazam-borona madinidinika; ohatra ny akohokely mavomavo ny habe amam-bikany, matetika hita mitsoriaka any anaty bozaka; fihinana tsara ny nofony ary tsy mba hazaina izy fa fandrihana (Turnix nigricollis) [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   a species of bustard quail. Turnix nigricollis, Gon. Same as kibo, kibokely and kibotay [Richardson 1885]
French definition   caille [David 1952, Rajemisa: Vakoka]
   caille (Cothurnis communis, Phasianid [...] [full text in Rajaonarimanana 1995]
Examples  
1Kibobo nihehy voro-mila hanina aza fatra-pandatsa ry zalahy fa ny mamelon-tena zava-tsarotra. [Fox: Hainteny, number 305]
2Nanao andia telo ireny, samy nanana ny biby hazainy avy: tsipoy, kibobo, sahona. [Andraina: Mitaraina, page 221]
Vocabulary  
Scientific name   Cothurnis communis, Phasianidae, Turnix nigricollis
Other spellings  
Synonyms   kibokely ~ kibotay ~ menamaso ~ papelika
Quotes  

Entry kibobo
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Betsileo] hena mahia: Kibobo fa be didy (Hena mahia fa anananambe) [Rakotosaona 1972]

Entry kibobo
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Bara] trano bongo efa simba, tranon-tovovavy [Rakotosaona 1972]

Entry kibobo
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   [Betsileo] vovoka [Rakotosaona 1972]

Updated on 2013/11/22