- a small dragon
- any of a percoid family (Callionymidae) of small, brightly colored, scaleless, tropical reef fishes
Origin of dragonetMiddle English from OFr, diminutive of dragon
Any of various small, often brightly colored marine fishes of the family Callionymidae, having a slender body and a flattened head with large eyes.
Origin of dragonetMiddle English young dragon from Old French diminutive of dragon dragon ; see dragon .