capel

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See also: Capel. and capèl

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin caballus, via Icelandic [Term?].

Noun[edit]

capel (plural capels)

  1. a horse
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Holland to this entry?)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

capel (uncountable)

  1. (mining) A composite stone (quartz, schorl, and hornblende) in the walls of tin and copper lodes.

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin cappella (little cloak; chapel), diminutive of Latin cappa (cloak, cape).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

capel m (plural capeli or capelau)

  1. chapel
  2. nonconformist meetinghouse or chapel

Synonyms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
capel gapel nghapel chapel
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • capel”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014