Entry railovy
Part of speech noun
Explanations in Malagasy  [Rajemisa 1985] Karazam-boron-kely sady tsara feo no tsara tarehy fa misy sangany misandrahaka ohatra ny fikopaka eo ambony lohany ka nahatonga ny olona hanome azy ny anarana hoe andriamborona
Explanations in English  [Richardson 1885 page 491] [Lovy, see lovilovy.] A species of king-crow, a family of birds sometimes called Drongo shrikes, probably from the Betsimisaraka name Drongo. It is bluish black in colour, and has a long forked tail hence its specific name. Dicrurus forficatus, L. Same as andovy, drongo, leidorongo, raidonga, railomba and tsaramaso.
  [Hallanger 1973] a black songbird
  [3.1] black crested drongo
Explanations in French  [Hallanger 1974] oiseau noir aux beaux chants
Explanations in English  [Langrand: Birds page 303] crested drongo
Explanations in French  [Langrand: Oiseaux page 349] drongo malgache
Vocabulary 
Scientific name Dicrurus forficatus
Examples  [FOFAFIPE: Haivola, page 125] Izany angamba no nilazana fa mpanjakan' ny vorona ny railovy.
Illustrations 

Entry railovy
Part of speech noun
Explanations in French  [Rajemisa: Vakoka] oiseau censé être le roi de [...]
Vocabulary 
Examples  [FOFAFIPE: Haivola, page 125] Izany angamba no nilazana fa mpanjakan' ny vorona ny railovy.

Updated on 2020/07/31