Translation of "capital" - English-Portuguese dictionary

capital

noun uk /ˈkæp·ɪ·təl/ us /ˈkæp·ɪ·t̬əl/

A2 also capital city /ˌkæp·ɪ·təl ˈsɪt·i/ /ˌkæp·ɪ·t̬əl ˈsɪt̬·i/ the most important city in a country or state

capital
Paris is the capital of France.

A2 also capital letter /ˌkæp·ɪ·təl ˈlet·ər/ /ˌkæp·ɪ·t̬əl ˈlet̬·ər/ a large letter of the alphabet used at the beginning of sentences

letra maiúscula

[ no plural ] money used in business

capital

(Translation of “capital” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)