a capella

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See also: acapella

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌækəˈpɛlə/, /ˌɑːkəˈpɛlə/
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Adverb[edit]

a capella (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella

Adjective[edit]

a capella (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian a cappella (in the manner of a chapel choir, literally from the chapel).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌaː kɑˈpɛ.laː/
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  • Hyphenation: a ca‧pel‧la

Adverb[edit]

a capella

  1. a cappella, singing without instrumental accompaniment.

Derived terms[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

a capella (invariable)

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella

Adverb[edit]

a capella

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

a capella (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella (a cappella)

Adverb[edit]

a capella (not comparable)

  1. Alternative spelling of a cappella (a cappella)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian a cappella (in the manner of a chapel choir, literally from the chapel).

Adverb[edit]

a capella (not comparable)

  1. a capella

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian a cappella (in the manner of a chapel choir, literally from the chapel).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

a capella

  1. a capella