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See also: Cappa and čáppa

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin cappa.

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NounEdit

cappa (plural cappae)

  1. (palynology) The thick wall on the proximal side of the corpus of a pollen grain.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin cappa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkap.pa/, [ˈkäppä]
  • Rhymes: -appa
  • Hyphenation: càp‧pa
  • Homophone: kappa

NounEdit

cappa f (plural cappe)

  1. sleeveless coat; cloak
  2. cowl, hood
  3. tarpaulin
  4. Alternative form of kappa
  5. cape

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps the shortened form of capitulāre (head tax), from caput. Another theory derives it from Ancient Greek [Term?].

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NounEdit

cappa f (genitive cappae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) cape, sleeveless coat

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cappa cappae
genitive cappae cappārum
dative cappae cappīs
accusative cappam cappās
ablative cappā cappīs
vocative cappa cappae

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NounEdit

cappa f (plural cappas)

  1. kappa; the Greek letter Κ, κ

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