Capulet

noun
Cap·​u·​let | \ ˈka-pyə-lət How to pronounce Capulet (audio) \

Definition of Capulet

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

First Known Use of Capulet

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Capulet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Capulet. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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