obsolete form of chameleon.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for cameleon
When asleep, or cold, or dead, the hue of the cameleon is white.
It is not, however, as emblems that we are about to treat of the lynx and the cameleon.
He was to return to the trawler and seize the hands and bring them to the Cameleon.
(C.) Excellent, i'faith; of the cameleon's dish: I eat the air, promise-crammed: you cannot feed capons so.Hamlet
When Field proceeded on board the Cameleon he took with him his ship's papers at the lieutenant's orders.