cappa

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English[edit]

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Latin cappa

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Noun[edit]

cappa (plural cappae)

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

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin cappa.

Noun[edit]

cappa f (plural cappe)

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin. Perhaps the shortened form of capitulare (headdress), from Latin caput. Another theory derives it from Ancient Greek.

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Noun[edit]

cappa f (genitive cappae); first declension

  1. cape, sleeveless coat

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Noun[edit]

cappa f (plural cappas)

  1. kappa; the Greek letter Κ, κ

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