caparra

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From cap +‎ -arra.

Noun[edit]

caparra f (plural caparres)

  1. headache
    Synonym: mal de cap

Etymology 2[edit]

Related to Basque kaparra, Spanish garrapata.

Noun[edit]

caparra f (plural caparres)

  1. (Valencia) Synonym of paparra (tick)

Further reading[edit]

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From capo (head, principal) +‎ arra (deposit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈpar.ra/
  • Rhymes: -arra
  • Hyphenation: ca‧pàr‧ra

Noun[edit]

caparra f (plural caparre)

  1. (law) down payment, deposit, earnest

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Alemannic German: Kapore
  • Greek: καπάρο (kapáro)
  • Occitan: caparra (probably)

Further reading[edit]

  • caparra on the Italian Wikipedia.Wikipedia it
  • caparra in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Occitan[edit]

Occitan Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Likely from Italian caparra

Noun[edit]

caparra f (plural caparras)

  1. (law) down payment