agama

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English[edit]

An agama

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Noun[edit]

agama (plural agamas)

  1. Any of the various small, long-tailed lizards of the subfamily Agaminae, especially in genera Acanthocercus, Agama, Dendragama, Laudakia, Phrynocephalus, Trapelus and Xenagama.

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Ewe[edit]

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agama

  1. chameleon

Finnish[edit]

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agama

  1. agama

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agama

  1. agamic

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आगम (āgama).

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agama

  1. religion (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death)

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Latin[edit]

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agama

  1. nominative feminine singular of agamus
  2. nominative neuter plural of agamus
  3. accusative neuter plural of agamus
  4. vocative feminine singular of agamus
  5. nominative neuter plural of agamus

agamā

  1. ablative feminine singular of agamus

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आगम (āgama).

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agama

  1. religion (system of beliefs dealing with soul, deity and/or life after death)

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Male marsh deer showing characteristic forked antlers, 2013. Both sexes also have dark legs and muzzle. Photo: Jonathan Wilkins.
Female marsh deer, Esteros del Iberá wetlands, Argentina, 2014. Photo: Leonel Baldoni.

agama

  1. marsh deer, Blastocerus dichotomus

References[edit]

  • E. Ireland field notes, confirmed with Piitsa, Muri, and other elders (all experienced hunters) in 1982 using José Cândido de Melo Carvalho's Atlas da Fauna Brasileira, Edições Melhoramentos, São Paulo, 1981.