capela

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See also: capelă, capelã, and capeła

Portuguese[edit]

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capela

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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.

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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]

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Etymology[edit]

See capeła. Compare Italian cappella

Noun[edit]

capela f (plural capele)

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