capote

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French capote.

Noun[edit]

capote (plural capotes)

  1. A long coat or cloak with a hood.
  2. A coat made from a blanket, worn by 19th century Canadian woodsmen.
    • 1888, Theodore Roosevelt, Frontier Types, The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, October 1888.
      The fourth member of our party round the camp-fire that night was a powerfully built trapper, partly French by blood,who wore a gayly colored capote, or blanket-coat, a greasy fur cap, and moccasins.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin caput (head), with the diminutive French suffix -ote.

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Noun[edit]

capote f (plural capotes)

  1. greatcoat
  2. (of a car) soft top
  3. (slang) shorter form of capote anglaise

Verb[edit]

capote

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

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

capo- +‎

Noun[edit]

capote f (invariable)

  1. bonnet (British), hood (US) (of a car)
  2. soft top

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

capote f (plural capotes)

  1. condom

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

capote

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of capotar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of capotar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of capotar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of capotar