Entry lahy
Part of speech adjective
Malagasy definition Manana ny fomba na toetran-dehilahy: Hanao tantsambo hono ny zanany lahy. [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation masculine [Hallanger 1973]
French translation mâle, masculin [Hallanger 1974]
  [Sakalava-Mayotte] mâle [Andilidine: Lexique (takila L)]
Examples 
1Dekona lahy sy vavy Analakely. [Cohen-Bessy: Rakotovao]
2ombi-lahy mitrena an-tseranana; [Ndemahasoa: Antakay]
Toponymy Place names having the word lahy (7)
Ambatolahidimy
Ambatolahitelo
  Ambatolahy
Ankililahy
  Iabolahy
Masiakombilahy
  Vatolahy

Entry lahy
Part of speech noun
Malagasy definition Teny entina milaza olona na biby mifanohitra amin' ny vavy. Raha itenenana olona ny hoe lahy dia fampiasa: 1) Hilazana zanaka lahy: Dimy mianadahy ny zanako; telo vavy, roa lahy. 2) Miaraka amin' ny teny milaza isa: Dia niainga izy roa lahy. 3) Ilazana ny vady lahy: Rasoa no ao fa ny lahy vao lasa nivoaka [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation a male, a man; a husband [Hallanger 1973]
French translation mâle; homme; mari [Hallanger 1974]
Derivations 
Morphology 
lahy
lahiko
lahinao
lahiny
lahintsika
lahinay
lahinareo
lahin'
lahin-
lahim-
-dahy
-dahiko
-dahinao
-dahiny
-dahintsika
-dahinay
-dahinareo
-dahin'
-dahin-
-dahim-
Antonyms 
Compound words, titles, names 
Examples 
1Endrey, hoy ny lahy somary nihoraka; [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha]
2lahy iray izay no mba azy, tsy mitoetra miaraka aminy akory fa lasa nihary any anindratany any [Rakotonandrasana: Tantsaha]
Quotes 
Toponymy Place names having the word lahy (0)

Entry lahy
Part of speech interjection [full list]
Malagasy definition Tenim-piontanana enti-milaza:
1) Alahelo, tsy fanampoizan-javatra: Lasa tokoa lahy izy!
2) Fiangaviana na fangatahana somary miambezo: Mba omeo aho lahy!
3) Fisalasalana, tsy fahalalana: Asa lahy! fa tezitra foana teo izy
4) Faniriana: Raha nanam-bola aho lahy novidiko itỳ saha itỳ [Rajemisa 1985]
English translation used in phrases like: asa lahy!, tsara lahy!, maty lahy! [Richardson 1885]
Compound words, titles, names 

Updated on 2020/07/31