Capella

See also: capella, capellà, and a capella

EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin capella (she-goat; kid).

Proper nounEdit

Capella

  1. (astronomy): A bright double star in the constellation Auriga; Alpha (α) Aurigae.
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Catalan Capella.

Proper nounEdit

Capella (plural Capellas)

  1. A surname from Catalan.
StatisticsEdit
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Capella is the 25793rd most common surname in the United States, belonging to 955 individuals. Capella is most common among White (66.49%) and Hispanic/Latino (30.47%) individuals.

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin capella (she-goat).

Proper nounEdit

Capella f

  1. Capella

LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Capella m sg (genitive Capellae); first declension

  1. A masculine cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Martianus Minneus Felix Capella (fl. c. AD 410–420), a Latin prose writer of Late Antiquity

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Capella
Genitive Capellae
Dative Capellae
Accusative Capellam
Ablative Capellā
Vocative Capella

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