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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From χαμαί (khamaí, on the ground) + λέων (léōn, lion)

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NounEdit

χαμαιλέων (khamailéōnm (genitive χαμαιλέοντος); third declension

  1. chameleon
  2. type of plant, so called because of its colour-changing leaves

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