capitaine

1 of 2

noun

cap·​i·​taine
¦kapə¦tān
plural -s
1
: nile perch
2
: an African fish (Lates microlepis) closely related to the Nile perch

capitaine

2 of 2

variant of capitan

Word History

Etymology

Noun

French, literally, captain

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“Capitaine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/capitaine. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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