Kapitel

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See also: kapitel and kapitél

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

In the sense of “clerical body” inherited from Middle High German kapitel, capittel, from Latin capitulum. In the sense of “text section” a later borrowing from the same source (ca. 1500). Occasional Old High German kapital, kapitula had no sustained continuation in Middle High German.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈpɪtəl/, /kaˈpiːtəl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Kapitel n (genitive Kapitels, plural Kapitel, diminutive Kapitelchen n)

  1. chapter (section of a text)
  2. (Christianity) chapter (clerical body)

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German kapitel, from Old High German kapital, from Latin capitulum.

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Kapitel n (plural Kapitelen)

  1. chapter