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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

capiō is Latin for “I hold”, "I seize", "I lay hold of", "I take".

See cipiō, cap-,cep-,cip-,capt-,cept,: accept, capable, captive, capture, concept, exception, perception, precept, recipient, reception.

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *kapiō, from Proto-Indo-European *kh₂pyéti, from the root *keh₂p- (“to seize, grab”).

Cognate with Breton kavout, Welsh cael, English have, heave, Lithuanian kàmpt, Albanian kap, Ancient Greek κάπτω (káptō)



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