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  Definition of capital
  1. the upper part of a column that supports the entablature
  2. a book written by Karl Marx (1867) describing his economic theories
  3. one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis; "printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the
  4. a seat of government
  5. wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value
  6. assets available for use in the production of further assets
  7. uppercase; "capital A"; "great A"; "many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script"
  8. of primary important; "our capital concern was to avoid defeat"
  9. punishable by death; "a capital offense"
  10. first-rate; "a capital fellow"; "a capital idea"
Similar Words: chapiter, cap, Das Kapital, Capital, capital letter, upper case, upper-case letter, majuscule, working capital, great


Hyponyms: small capital, small cap, Camelot, national capital, provincial capital, state capital, George Town, Bridgetown, capital of Barbados, Bratislava, capital of Slovakia, Pressburg, Pozsony, Sucre, Belfast, capital of Northern Ireland, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Minsk, capital of Belarus, Tallinn, Tallin, capital of Estonia, Riga, capital of Latvia, Vilnius, Vilna, Vilno, Wilno, capital of Lithuania, Kishinev, Chisinau, capital of Moldova, Kyyiv, Kiev, capital of the Ukraine, Yerevan, Jerevan, Erivan, capital of Armenia, Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, Tbilisi, Tiflis, capital of Georgia, Astana, Akmola, capital of Kazakhstan, Bishkek, Biskek, Frunze, capital of Kyrgyzstan, Dushanbe, Dusanbe, Dyushambe, Stalinabad, capital of Tajikistan, Ashkhabad, capital of Turkmenistan, Tashkent, Taskent, capital of Uzbek, endowment, endowment fund, means, substance, principal, corpus, principal sum, stock, venture capital, risk capital, operating capital, seed money


Part Meronyms: column, pillar


Derivational Morphology: capitalize, capitalise


Anagrams: aplitic


Language Translations:
Afrikaans: hoofstad   Albanian: kryeqytet  
Armenian: արմատական   Basque: hiriburu  
Belarusian: сталіца   Breton: kêrbenn  
Bulgarian: столица   Catalan: capital and lletra majúscula  
Chinese: 首都 and 資本 and 大寫字母   Croatian: glavni grad  
Danish: hovedstad   Dutch: hoofdletter and hoofdstad and kapitaal  
Esperanto: ĉefurbo   Estonian: kapital and pealinn  
Finnish: iso kirjain and pääkaupunki and pääoma   French: capital and capitale and majuscule  
Georgian: დედაქალაქი and დიდი ასო and კაპიტალი   German: Großbuchstabe and Hauptstadt and Kapital  
Greek: πρωτεύουσα   Hebrew: בירה and הון  
Hindi: राजधानी   Hungarian: főváros  
Icelandic: höfuðborg   Indonesian: huruf and ibukota  
Italian: capitale and maiuscola   Japanese: 首都 and 資本 and 大文字  
Korean: 대사 and 수도 and 자본   Latvian: galvaspilsēta  
Lithuanian: sostinė   Macedonian: главен град  
Malayalam: തലസ്ഥാനം and മൂലധനം   Polish: duża litera and kapitał and stolica  
Portuguese: (letra maiúscula and capital   Romanian: capital and capitală  
Russian: заглавная буква and капитал and столица   Serbian: главни град  
Slovak: hlavné mesto   Slovene: glavno mesto  
Spanish: capital and mayúscula   Swedish: huvudstad and kapital and versal  
Tagalog: kapital   Tamil: தலைநகர்  
Telugu: పెట్టుబడి and రాజధాని   Turkish: anapara and başkent and büyük harf  
Ukrainian: столиця   Welsh: prifddinas  
Yiddish: הױפּטשטאָט  
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