Capulet

noun
Cap·​u·​let | \ˈka-pyə-lət \

Definition of Capulet 

: the family of Juliet in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet

First Known Use of Capulet

1592, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Capulet

Statistics for Capulet

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Capulet

The first known use of Capulet was in 1592

See more words from the same year

Comments on Capulet

What made you want to look up Capulet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!