Capuan

adjective
Cap·​u·​an | \ ˈkapyəwən \

Definition of Capuan

: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of Capua especially : luxurious found the Capuan comforts he expected in Virginia — Henry Adams

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History and Etymology for Capuan

Capua ancient city of Italy known for its luxury (from Latin) + English -an

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“Capuan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Capuan. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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