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See also: Capa, CAPA, cápa, capá, capã, capă, çapa, and сара

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EtymologyEdit

Spanish capa

NounEdit

capa (countable and uncountable, plural capas)

  1. (countable) A Spanish cloak.
  2. (uncountable) Fine Cuban tobacco for the outsides of cigars.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan capa, from Late Latin cappa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capa f (plural capes)

  1. layer
    Al Photoshop s'usen diferents capes per tractar la imatge.
    In Photoshop different layers are used to work with images.
    La capa d'ozó està en perill.
    The ozone layer is endangered.
  2. cape
    El duc portava una capa molt maca.
    The duke was wearing a very beautiful cape.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

capa

  1. third-person singular past historic of caper

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

capa f (plural cape)

  1. head

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

capa f (plural cape, masculine capo)

  1. (often humorous) boss

capa f (plural cape)

  1. Alternative form of kappa

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NeapolitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caput.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capa f (please add the plural)

  1. head (the part of the body containing the brain)
    E che veriste neh, llà mmiezo llà/'e ccape ruciuliavano pe terra
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese capa, from Late Latin cappa.

NounEdit

capa f (plural capas)

  1. cloak; cape (long outer garment worn over the shoulders covering the back)
  2. (printing) cover (front and back of a book or magazine)
  3. the front cover or front page of a publication
  4. jacket (protective or insulating cover for an object)
  5. (bullfighting) cape (cloth used by a bullfighter to trick the bull)
  6. (figuratively) cloak (a false pretext or appearance)
  7. (geology) a top layer of rock
  8. wrapper (outer layer of a cigar)
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DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Late Latin cāppa, from Ancient Greek κάππα (káppa), from Phoenician kaph (kaph), from Proto-Semitic *kapp- (palm, hand).

NounEdit

capa m (plural capas)

  1. (Portugal) kay (name of the Latin letter K, k)
  2. kappa (name of the Greek letter Κ, κ)
SynonymsEdit
  • (kay): (Brazil)

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

capa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of capar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of capar

SicilianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caput.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkapa/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧pa

NounEdit

capa f (plural capi)

  1. (anatomy) head

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin cappa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capa f (plural capas)

  1. cloak
  2. coat
  3. layer
  4. cape
  5. primage

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

capa

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of capar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of capar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of capar.

TarantinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin caput. Compare Neapolitan and Sicilian capa.

NounEdit

capa

  1. head