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English

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Cape Cod.
A young woman in a crocheted cape.

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Middle French cap, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] caput (head).

Noun

Singular
cape

Plural
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cape ({{{1}}})
  1. (geography) A piece or point of land, extending beyond the adjacent coast into a sea or lake; a promontory; a headland.
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Etymology 2

Old English capa, from Late Latin cappa (cape).

Noun

Singular
cape

Plural
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  1. A sleeveless garment or part of a garment, hanging from the neck over the back, arms, and shoulders, but not reaching below the hips.
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Verb

Infinitive
to cape

Third person singular
cap

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to cape (third-person singular simple present cap, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (nautical) To head or point; to keep a course.
    The ship capes southwest by south.
  2. To gape.

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Indonesian

Adjective

cape

  1. tired

Italian

Noun

cape f.

  1. Plural form of capa.

Norwegian

Etymology

From English cape < French < Mediaeval Latin . Cognate with kappe (cloak), kåpe (cloak)

Noun

cape m. (definite singular capen; indefinite plural caper; definite plural capene)

  1. cape (sleeveless garment used by women)

References

  • cape” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk DictionaryDokumentasjonsprosjektet.
  • cape” in The Ordnett Dictionary

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