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See also: kapitan and kapitán

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From Middle High German kapitān, borrowed from Old French capitaine (leader), from Late Latin capitāneus. The meaning "capitain on a vessel" is due to Italian influence.

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Kapitän m (genitive Kapitäns, plural Kapitäne)

  1. captain (on a vessel)

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