chapelle

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French chapele, from Late Latin cappella, from cappa.

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chapelle f ‎(plural chapelles)

  1. chapel
  2. covering for the head
    • 1786, Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page 9:
      The chapelle de fer, is, literally translated, the iron hat, or chaplet; but according to Father Daniel, the term chapelle was anciently used, to express every sort of covering for the head.

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French chapele.

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chapelle f (plural chapelles)

  1. chapel (building)

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French chapele, from Late Latin cappella, a diminutive of cappa.

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NounEdit

chapelle f ‎(plural chapelles)

  1. (Jersey) chapel
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