Name: Capucine

Origin and Meaning of the Name Capucine

  • Meaning:
    Nasturtium
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (kah pu SEEN)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Capucine)
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Miscellaneous Info for Capucine

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  • Used in:
    French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Latin 'caput' meaning head.
    Capucine is the French vocabulary word for the nasturtium, a plant with red and orange flowers. The French name originates from the comparison between the flowers and the headpiece of some monks, especially Franciscans, called 'capucino' in Italian.

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