chapé

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See also: chape and chapè

English[edit]

Gules chapé argent, arms of Villebazy (Aude, France).

Noun[edit]

chapé

  1. (heraldry) A division of the field, used in French heraldry, created by drawing two lines from the centre of the upper edge of the shield towards the outer bottom edges (creating a triangle), with the tincture being applied to the two upper portions which the triangle divides.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French chapel, from Late Latin cappellus, from Classical Latin cappa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

chapé m ‎(plural chapieaux)

  1. (Jersey, Guernsey) hat

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Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

chapé

  1. First-person singular (yo) preterite indicative form of chapar.