plural -s
: sunbonnet
her hair … covered by a big black linen kappie which came down over her shouldersStuart Cloete

Word History


Afrikaans, from Dutch kapje small cap, diminutive of kap cap, from Middle Dutch cappe, from Late Latin cappa head covering

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“Kappie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kappie. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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