Capon vs Capot - What's the difference?

capon | capot |


As a proper noun capon

is a japanese.

As a noun capot is

bonnet, hood.

capon

English

(wikipedia capon)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A cockerel which has been gelded and fattened for the table.
  • * 1602 : , act III scene 2
  • [...] You cannot feed capons so.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To castrate; to make a capon of.
  • ----

    capot

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A winning of all the tricks in the game of piquet, counting for forty points.
  • (Hoyle)

    Verb

    (capott)
  • To win all the tricks from, when playing at piquet.
  • (Sir Walter Scott)
    (Webster 1913) ----