meaning of agama

agama meaning in General Dictionary

A genus of lizards one of the few which feed upon vegetable substances additionally one of these brilliant lizards

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  • tiny terrestrial lizard of warm parts of the old-world
  • A genus of lizards, one of the few which supply upon veggie substances; additionally, these lizards.

agama meaning in Philosophy Dictionary

(Skr.) Among numerous Indian treatises composed since the 1st cent. A.D. that are outside the Vedic (q.v.) custom, but are regarded respected by the followers of Vishnuism, Shivaism, and Shaktism. Amid mythology, epic and ritualistic matter they have much which philosophical. -- K.F.L.


agama meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A genus of lizards, one of the few which supply upon vegetable substances; also, these lizards.