Entry railovy
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Karazam-boron-kely sady tsara feo no tsara tarehy fa misy sangany misandrahaka ohatra ny fikopaka eo ambony lohany ka nahatonga ny olona hanome azy ny anarana hoe andriamborona [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition [Lovy, see lovilovy.] A species of king-crow, a family of birds sometimes called Drongo shrikes, probably from the Betsimisaraka name Drongo. It is bluish black in colour, and has a long forked tail hence its specific name. Dicrurus forficatus, L. Same as andovy, drongo, leidorongo, raidonga, railomba and tsaramaso. [Richardson 1885]
 a black songbird [Hallanger 1973]
 black crested drongo [3.1]
French definition oiseau noir aux beaux chants [Hallanger 1974]
English definition crested drongo [Langrand: Birds]
French definition drongo malgache [Langrand: Oiseaux]
Vocabulary 
Scientific name Dicrurus forficatus
Examples Izany angamba no nilazana fa mpanjakan' ny vorona ny railovy. [FOFAFIPE: Haivola, page 125]
Illustrations 

Entry railovy
Part of speech noun
French definition oiseau censé être le roi de [...] [full text in Rajemisa: Vakoka]
Vocabulary 
Examples Izany angamba no nilazana fa mpanjakan' ny vorona ny railovy. [FOFAFIPE: Haivola, page 125]

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