Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition 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]
English translation an animal [Richardson 1885, Hallanger 1973]
 an insect [Richardson 1885]
French translation animal [Hallanger 1974]
 faune [SLP 1986]
  [Sakalava-Mayotte] insecte [Andilidine: Lexique (takila B)]
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Toponymy Place names having the word biby (1): Ambohidrabiby

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition  [Taimoro] angatra [Rakotosaona 1975]
English translation ¶ something extraordinary [Richardson 1885]
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Entry biby
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Enti-milaza toetra ambany sy maharikoriko: Biby marina raha i Néron fa ny reny niteraka azy no nde halentiny any anaty rano [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation Fig. sensual. Beastly. [Swa. Biby, my lady, my mistress.] [Richardson 1885]
Analogues  fanahim-biby

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
English translation  [Provincial] in some provinces it is used in speaking of the petty king, and in others of the wives of such [Richardson 1885]
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Entry biby
Part of speech noun
English translation  [Merina] used of children in Imerina [Richardson 1885]

Entry biby
Part of speech noun
French translation  [Vezo] Affreux, √©norme, grand, nombreux [Poirot & Santio: Vezo (takila B)]
Synonyms bibike

Updated on 2020/07/31