Definition of Capite. Meaning of Capite. Synonyms of Capite

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Definition of Capite

Capite
Capite Cap"i*te, n. [L., abl. of caput head.] See under Tenant.

Meaning of Capite from wikipedia

- Capite censi were literally, in Latin, "those counted by head" in the ancient Roman census. Also known as "the head count", the term was used to refer...
- In old English law, a capite (from Latin caput, head) was a tenure, abolished by Act 12 Chas. II, xxiv. (Tenures Abolition Act 1660), by which either person...
- Per capita is a Latin phrase literally meaning "by heads" or "for each head", and idiomatically used to mean "per person". The term is used in a wide variety...
- The median income is the income amount that divides a po****tion into two equal groups, half having an income above that amount, and half having an income...
- Sylvester the First, also known as (Italian: San Silvestro in Capite, Latin: Sancti Silvestri in Capite), is a Roman Catholic minor basilica and titular church...
- Plecto Aliquem Capite is a noise black metal band based in Colombo, Sri Lanka, formed in 2008. Buddhika Karunasekara and Nightmare formed the band in 2008...
- knights and soldiers for the king's feudal army. The Latin term was tenens in capite. Other names for tenant-in-chief were "captal" or baron, although the latter...
- officiants pra****, sacrificed, offered libations, and practiced augury capite velato, "with the head covered" by a fold of the toga drawn up from the...
- Mike DeCapite is an American writer (born Cleveland, Ohio, April 1, 1962) whose published work includes the novel Through the Windshield, the chapbooks...
- one geographical area, by a leader who was often also the feudal lord in capite of the soldiers. Lesser barons of knightly rank could be expected to muster...