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

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

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

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

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

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

Updated on 2021/09/21