cape

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See also: capé and çapë

English[edit]

Cape Cod.

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Etymology 1[edit]

Middle French cap, from Latin caput (head).

Noun[edit]

cape (plural capes)

  1. (geography) A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into a sea or lake; a promontory; a headland.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Old English capa, from Late Latin cappa (cape).

A young woman in a crocheted cape.

Noun[edit]

cape (plural capes)

  1. A sleeveless garment or part of a garment, hanging from the neck over the back, arms, and shoulders, but not reaching below the hips.
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Verb[edit]

cape (third-person singular simple present capes, present participle caping, simple past and past participle caped)

  1. (nautical) To head or point; to keep a course.
    The ship capes southwest by south.
  2. (obsolete) To gape.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)
  3. To skin an animal, particularly a deer.

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French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cape f (plural capes)

  1. cape

Verb[edit]

cape

  1. first-person singular present indicative of caper
  2. third-person singular present indicative of caper
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of caper
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of caper
  5. second-person singular imperative of caper

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Indonesian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cape

  1. tired (slang)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cape f

  1. plural form of capa

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

cape

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of capiō

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cape, from French, from Medieval Latin . Cognate with kappe (cloak), kåpe (cloak)

Noun[edit]

cape m

  1. cape (sleeveless garment used by women)

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References[edit]

  • “cape” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.
  • cape” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

cape c

  1. cape (sleeveless garment used by women)

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