Latin definition for: Capuccinus, Capuccini


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. (of order of St Francis new rule of 1528, from capuche/pointed hood)
  2. Capuchin
  • Age: Latin post 15th - Scholarly/Scientific (16th-18th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 20,000 words
  • Source: L.F. Stelten, “Dictionary of Eccles. Latin”, 1995 (Ecc)

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