capela

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See also: capelă, capelã, and capeła

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese capela, from Late Latin cappella (little cloak; chapel), diminutive of cappa (cloak, cape). Cognate with Portuguese capela, Spanish capilla, Catalan capella, Occitan capèla, French chapelle, Italian cappella and Romanian capelă.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

capela f (plural capelas)

  1. (religion) chapel (small Christian place of worship)
  2. fleece of a sheep
  3. layer
  4. eyelid
  5. cap which covers the tip of a traditional palleiro ("haystack")
  6. hood
    Synonyms: muradá

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References[edit]

  • capela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • capela” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • capela” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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capela

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese capela (chapel), from Medieval Latin, from Late Latin cappella (little cloak; chapel), diminutive of cappa (cloak, cape). Cognate with Galician capela, Spanish capilla, Catalan capella, Occitan capèla, French chapelle, Italian cappella and Romanian capelă.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

capela f (plural capelas)

  1. (religion) chapel (small Christian place of worship)
  2. (chemistry) fume hood (a ventilated compartment in which chemical procedures may be undertaken)

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Venetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See capeła. Compare Italian cappella

Noun[edit]

capela f (plural capele)

  1. error, mistake
  2. head (of a nail)
  3. glans penis