capillo

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

capillo (plural capillos)

  1. hair (individual strand)

LatinEdit

NounEdit

capillō

  1. dative singular of capillus
  2. ablative singular of capillus

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *cappellus, Medieval Latin capellus, from a diminutive of Late Latin cappa[1]. Doublet of chapeo and chapó (from French) as well as capelo (from Italian). Compare English chapeau.

NounEdit

capillo m (plural capillos)

  1. hood, especially a kind worn as a popular outfit in certain regions
  2. linen cap worn by young boys, or one of white cloth worn by boys at baptism

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