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ˈkɑ pri, ˈkæp ri, kəˈpriCapri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Capri(noun)

    an island (part of Campania) in the Bay of Naples in southern Italy; a tourist attraction noted for beautiful scenery


  1. Capri(ProperNoun)

    an island in the Bay of Naples; part of Campania


  1. Capri

    Capri is an island in the Tyrrhenian Sea off the Sorrentine Peninsula, on the south side of the Gulf of Naples in the Campania region of Italy. The main town Capri on the island shares the name. It has been a resort since the time of the Roman Republic. Features of the island are the Marina Piccola, the Belvedere of Tragara, the limestone crags called sea stacks that project above the sea, the town of Anacapri, the Blue Grotto, and the ruins of the Imperial Roman villas. Capri is part of the region of Campania, Province of Naples. The town of Capri is the island's main population centre. The island has two harbours, Marina Piccola and Marina Grande. The separate comune of Anacapri is located high on the hills to the west.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Capri

    a small island at the entrance from the S. of the bay of Naples, with a capital of the same name on the eastern side; a favourite retreat of the Emperors Augustus and Tiberius, and noted for its fine air and picturesque scenery.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. capri

    (anc. Capreæ). An island near Naples, the sumptuous residence of Tiberius, memorable for the debaucheries he committed during the last seven years of his life. Capri was taken by Sir Sidney Smith, April 22, 1806; taken from the British, October 4, 1808, by a French force under Gen. Lamarque.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Capri

    From the Latin caper, a he-goat, expresses the island of wild goats.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Capri in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Capri in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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