agama

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English[edit]

An agama

Etymology[edit]

From Sranan Tongo agama (lizard), from a Gbe language; compare Ewe agama (chameleon).

Noun[edit]

agama (plural agamas)

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

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Ewe[edit]

Noun[edit]

agama

  1. chameleon

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

agama

  1. agama

Declension[edit]

Inflection of agama (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative agama agamat
genitive agaman agamien
partitive agamaa agamia
illative agamaan agamiin
singular plural
nominative agama agamat
accusative nom. agama agamat
gen. agaman
genitive agaman agamien
agamainrare
partitive agamaa agamia
inessive agamassa agamissa
elative agamasta agamista
illative agamaan agamiin
adessive agamalla agamilla
ablative agamalta agamilta
allative agamalle agamille
essive agamana agamina
translative agamaksi agamiksi
instructive agamin
abessive agamatta agamitta
comitative agamineen
Possessive forms of agama (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person agamani agamamme
2nd person agamasi agamanne
3rd person agamansa

Ido[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agama

  1. agamic

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay agama, from Sanskrit आगम (āgama, a traditional doctrine or precept).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈaɡa.ma]
  • Hyphenation: aga‧ma

Noun[edit]

agama (first-person possessive agamaku, second-person possessive agamamu, third-person possessive agamanya)

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

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Agama, from Sranan Tongo agama (lizard), from a Gbe language; compare Ewe agama (chameleon).

Noun[edit]

agama m (invariable)

  1. agama

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

agama

  1. inflection of agamus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

Adjective[edit]

agamā

  1. ablative feminine singular of agamus

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आगम (āgama, a traditional doctrine or precept).

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Noun[edit]

agama (Jawi spelling اݢام‎, plural agama-agama, informal 1st possessive agamaku, impolite 2nd possessive agamamu, 3rd possessive agamanya)

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

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  • Indonesian: agama

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Maranao[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आगम (āgama).

Noun[edit]

agama

  1. religion

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

agama m (plural agamas)

  1. agama (lizard of the subfamily Agaminae)

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Gbe language; compare Ewe agama (chameleon).

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agama

  1. any of several small iguana species

Wauja[edit]

Agama.

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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.