Selected Story : NY ANDRIANA

The Imerina nobility consisted of ranks (or castes) arranged according to descending order as follows:

1575 - 1610, under RALAMBO


1. Zanadralambo
2. Andriantompokoindrindra
3. Andrianamboninolona
4. Andriandranando

1575 - 1610, under ANDRIAMASINAVALONA


1. Zazamarolahy,
2. Andriamasinavalona,
3. Andriantompokoindrindra
4. Andrianamboninolona
5. Andriandranando,
6. Zanadralambo.

1575 - 1610, under ANDRIANAMPOINIMERINA and later


1. Zanakandriana,
2. Zazamarolahy,
3. Andriamasinavalona,
4. Andriantompokoindrindra
5. Andrianamboninolona
6. Andriandranando,
7. Zanadralambo.