any of a family (Agamidae, esp. genus Agama) of Old World lizards, some of which can change color
Origin of agamaModern Latin from Sp; uncertain or unknown; perhaps of West Indian origin, originally : compare Carib mami, lizard
An agamid lizard, especially one of the genus Agama.
Origin of agamaAmerican Spanish of Cariban origin
From Latin agamus (“unmarried”), from Ancient Greek