capellus

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Diminutive from caper (goat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

capellus m (genitive capellī); second declension

  1. A small goat.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative capellus capellī
Genitive capellī capellōrum
Dative capellō capellīs
Accusative capellum capellōs
Ablative capellō capellīs
Vocative capelle capellī

DescendantsEdit

  • French: chevreau

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Etymology 2Edit

From a diminutive of cappa. Compare Italian cappello, Spanish capillo, Catalan capell, Occitan capèl, Portuguese capelo.

NounEdit

capellus m (genitive capellī); second declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) A hat.
    Coordinate term: capellus lineus (linen hat)
  2. (Medieval Latin) A helmet.
    Coordinate term: capellus ferreus (iron helmet)
  3. (Medieval Latin) A wreath, garland.
    Coordinate term: capellus rosarum (wreath of roses)

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative capellus capellī
Genitive capellī capellōrum
Dative capellō capellīs
Accusative capellum capellōs
Ablative capellō capellīs
Vocative capelle capellī

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