Translation of "capital" - English-French dictionary

capital

noun capital /ˈkæpɪtl/
countable a city where a country or region's main government is located
capitale feminine

Berlin is the capital of Germany.
Berlin est la capitale de l'Allemagne.

officials working in the state capital
des fonctionnaires travaillant dans la capitale de l'état
uncountable money used to make money
capital masculine

looking for capital to start a business
recherchant un capital pour monter une affaire

capital expenditure
utilisation de capital
countable ( capital letter,) the large form of a letter
majuscule feminine

Write your name in capitals/in capital letters.
Inscrivez votre nom en lettres majuscules.
countable a place best known for a particular activity
capitale feminine

Las Vegas is the gambling capital of the U.S.
Las Vegas est la capitale du jeu des U.S.A.

capital

adjectivecapital /ˈkæpɪtl/
receiving the punishment of death
capital/-ale

a capital offense
un crime capital
; see also capital punishment
(of letter of alphabet) written in its large form
(en) majuscule

Bangor starts with a capital B.
Bangor s'écrit avec un B majuscule.

(Translation of “capital” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

capital

noun /ˈkӕpitl/

the chief town or seat of government

capitale
Paris is the capital of France.

(also capital letter) any letter of the type found at the beginning of sentences, proper names etc

majuscule
THESE ARE CAPITAL LETTERS / CAPITALS.

money (for investment etc)

capital
You need capital to start a new business.
capitalism noun

a system of economics in which money and business are controlled by capitalists.

capitalisme
capitalist noun

a person who has much money in business concerns.

capitaliste
capitalist adjective ( capitalistic)

capitaliste

capital1

adjective

excellent

excellent
a capital idea.

(of a city) being a capital

capitale
Paris and other capital cities.

capital

noun /ˈkӕpitl/

in architecture, the top part of a column of a building etc.

chapiteau

(Translation of “capital” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)