chapelle

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French chapelle, from Old French chapele, from Medieval Latin, from Late Latin cappella, diminutive of cappa.

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Noun[edit]

chapelle f ‎(plural chapelles)

  1. chapel
  2. covering for the head
    • 1786, Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page 9:
      The chapelle de fer, is, literally translated, the iron hat, or chaplet; but according to Father Daniel, the term chapelle was anciently used, to express every sort of covering for the head.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French chapele.

Noun[edit]

chapelle f (plural chapelles)

  1. chapel (building)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French chapele, from Medieval Latin, from Late Latin cappella, diminutive of cappa.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

chapelle f ‎(plural chapelles)

  1. (Jersey) chapel