kapel

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kapel, from Middle Dutch capelle, ultimately from Latin capella.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kapel (plural kapelle)

  1. chapel, small Christian place of worship

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kapel n (singular definite kapellet, plural indefinite kapeller)

  1. chapel

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch capelle, ultimately from Latin capella.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaːˈpɛl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧pel
  • Rhymes: -ɛl

Noun[edit]

kapel f (plural kapellen, diminutive kapelletje n)

  1. chapel, small Christian place of worship
  2. (uncommon) shrine, small non-Christian temple or sanctuary
  3. orchestra
    Synonym: orkest
  4. (dialectal) butterfly
    Synonyms: schoenlapper, vlinder

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: kapel
  • Sranan Tongo: kapelka

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Gabel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [kɑːbʲɛlʲ], (enunciated) [kɑ pʲɛlʲ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /kæɰpʲɛlʲ/
  • Bender phonemes: {kahpel}

Noun[edit]

kapel

  1. a fork

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