capella

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan capella, from Medieval Latin or Late Latin cappella, from cappa.

Noun[edit]

capella f (plural capelles)

  1. chapel

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

capella f (plural capelle)

  1. Synonym of capretta

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of caper (goat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

capella f (genitive capellae); first declension

  1. A she-goat or kid, nanny-goat
  2. vocative singular of capella

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative capella capellae
Genitive capellae capellārum
Dative capellae capellīs
Accusative capellam capellās
Ablative capellā capellīs
Vocative capella capellae

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Noun[edit]

capellā f

  1. ablative singular of capella

References[edit]

  • capella in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • capella in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • capella in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • capella in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • capella in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • capella in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Old Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin or Late Latin cappella, from cappa.

Noun[edit]

capella f (oblique plural capellas, nominative singular capella, nominative plural capellas)

  1. (Christianity) chapel

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: capella
  • Occitan: capèla

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

capella f (plural capellas)

  1. Obsolete spelling of capela