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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Late Latin cappa. Doublet of cape.

NounEdit

cappa (plural cappae)

  1. (palynology) The thick wall on the proximal side of the corpus of a pollen grain.
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cappa (plural cappas)

  1. (colloquial) A cappuccino.
    • 2010, Janey Lee Grace, Look Great Naturally...Without Ditching the Lipstick (page 211)
      I tend to like lattes or cappas, and have been known to have two or three a day, usually when I'm stressed.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin cappa.

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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 noun.

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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SpanishEdit

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NounEdit

cappa f (plural cappas)

  1. kappa; the Greek letter Κ, κ

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