See also: Agama

EnglishEdit

 
An agama

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

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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EweEdit

NounEdit

agama

  1. chameleon

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

agama

  1. agama

DeclensionEdit

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

IdoEdit

AdjectiveEdit

agama

  1. agamic

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

agama (plural, 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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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

agama m (invariable)

  1. agama

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

agama

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

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agamā

  1. ablative feminine singular of agamus

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

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

MaranaoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit आगम (āgama).

NounEdit

agama

  1. religion

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

agama m (plural agamas)

  1. agama (lizard of the subfamily Agaminae)

WaujaEdit

 
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.

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NounEdit

agama

  1. marsh deer, Blastocerus dichotomus

ReferencesEdit

  • 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.