Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Explanations in Malagasy Anarana ilazana ny zavamananaina tsy manantsaina, raha faritana ankapobeny: Ny omby dia anisan' ny biby manampy betsaka ny olombelona [Rajemisa 1985]
 teny ilazana ireo biby ao amin'ny faritra lehibe iray [SLP 1986]
Explanations in English an animal [Richardson 1885, Hallanger 1973]
 an insect [Richardson 1885]
Explanations in French animal [Hallanger 1974]
 faune [SLP 1986]
  [Sakalava-Mayotte] insecte [Andilidine: Lexique (takila B)]
Vocabulary 
Derivations 
Compound words, titles, names 
Examples 
1Do no anaran' io biby io atý [Dahle: Angano]
2Matory avokoa ny biby isan-toko. [Ny Avana: Resa-panahy]
3Lasa ny fisainana mandinika ireto biby marobe atao fampisehoana. [Ravelomanana: Lalana]
Quotes 
Toponymy Place names having the word biby (1): Ambohidrabiby

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Explanations in Malagasy  [Taimoro] angatra [Rakotosaona 1975]
Explanations in English ¶ something extraordinary [Richardson 1885]
Vocabulary 

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Explanations in Malagasy Enti-milaza toetra ambany sy maharikoriko: Biby marina raha i Néron fa ny reny niteraka azy no nde halentiny any anaty rano [Rajemisa 1985]
Explanations in English Fig. sensual. Beastly. [Swa. Biby, my lady, my mistress.] [Richardson 1885]
Analogues  fanahim-biby

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Explanations in English  [Provincial] in some provinces it is used in speaking of the petty king, and in others of the wives of such [Richardson 1885]
Compound words, titles, names 

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Explanations in English  [Merina] used of children in Imerina [Richardson 1885]

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

Updated on 2021/09/21