Capella

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See also: capella, capellà, and a capella

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin capella, "she-goat" or "kid"

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Capella

  1. (astronomy): A bright double star in the constellation Auriga; Alpha (α) Aurigae.
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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin capella (she-goat).

Proper noun[edit]

Capella f

  1. Capella

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Capella m (genitive Capellae); first declension

  1. A masculine cognomen — famously held by:
    1. Martianus Minneus Felix Capella (fl. c. AD 410–420), a Latin prose writer of Late Antiquity

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Capella
genitive Capellae
dative Capellae
accusative Capellam
ablative Capellā
vocative Capella

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