Entry haihay
Part of speech   noun
Malagasy definition   Fahatsiarovana hovoa noho ny toe-javatra tsy nampoizina, noho ny hadisoam-panantenana. [Rajemisa 1985]
English definition   shame, confusion of mind, reproach. See henatra, haingihaingy. [Richardson 1885]
French definition   confusion [Abinal 1888]
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Entry haihay
Part of speech   adjective
Malagasy definition   [Taisaka] foana tanteraka [Rakotosaona 1972]
French definition   [Taisaka] dépourvu de tout [Deschamps 1936]

Entry haihay
Part of speech   noun
English definition   a joke. See haikahaika, vosobosotra. [Richardson 1885]
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Entry haihay
Part of speech   noun
English definition   [Sihanaka] a provincial name of the aiay [Richardson 1885]
   aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) [Mittermeier: Lemurs]
French definition   [Tankarana] animal sauvage. [David 1952 (takila H)]
French definition   aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) [Mittermeier: Lemurs]
Examples   Fanihy, haihay, vano, kilandy, longotra, heniheny nefa ahitana nosy. [Ndemahasoa: Antakay, page 86]
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Synonyms   ahay ~ aiay
Tables and plates   The Lemurs

Entry haihay
Part of speech   Unspecified
English definition   [Richardson 1885]
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Updated on 2017/06/18