Capitol

Capitol may refer to:

* A set of buildings in which a legislature meets, including:
**Capitoline Hill in Rome (from which the word "capitol" derives)
**United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.; see also, List of state capitols in the United States
**Capitol of Puerto Rico in San Juan
**Capitole de Toulouse in Toulouse, France
**Capitolio Nacional in Colombia
**Capitolio Federal in Venezuela
**El Capitolio in Havana, Cuba
*Capitol (board game), a Roman-themed board game
*Capitol (TV series), a U.S. soap opera
*Capitol Air Lines, a U.S. charter airline in the 1970s and 1980s
*Capitol Corridor, an Amtrak railroad corridor
*Capitol Records, a U.S. record label
*Capitol, a megacorporation in Mutant Chronicles
*The Capitols, a soul band

ee also

*Capitol Hill (disambiguation), a number of districts in the United States and Canada
*Capitol Cinema/Theatre, a number of former and current cinemas or theatres located throughout the world
*Capital (disambiguation)

Capitol (disambiguation)


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  • Capitol — bezeichnet: Capitol Records, Plattenfirma in den Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika den Sitz einer Regierung und/oder den Tagungsort der Legislative in Washington D.C., das United States Capitol, siehe Kapitol (Washington) siehe Liste der Capitols… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • capitol — CAPÍTOL, capitole, s.n. Fiecare dintre diviziunile mai mari ale unei lucrări ştiinţifice, literare, ale unei legi etc. [var.: (înv.) capítul s.n.] – Din it. capitolo, lat. capitulum. Trimis de valeriu, 11.02.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  CAPÍTOL s.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Capitol — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Capitol puede hacer referencia a alguno de los siguientes términos: Capitol Records, compañía discográfica estadounidense Capitol, una empresa dentro del juego de rol Mutant Chronicles Obtenido de Capitol… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Capitol — capítol (del cat. «capítol»; ant.) m. Capítulo o cabildo. * * * capítol. (Del cat. capítol). m. ant. capítulo (ǁ de un libro o escrito). || 2. ant. cabildo (ǁ de una iglesia catedral). * * * Dentro del universo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • capitol — ► NOUN 1) (in the US) a building housing a legislative assembly. 2) (the Capitol) the seat of the US Congress in Washington DC. 3) (the Capitol) the temple of Jupiter on the Capitoline Hill in ancient Rome. ORIGIN Old French capitolie, from Latin …   English terms dictionary

  • Capitol — Cap i*tol, [L. capitolium, fr. caput head: cf. F. capitole. See {Chief}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The temple of Jupiter, at Rome, on the Mona Capitolinus, where the Senate met. [1913 Webster] Comes C[ae]sar to the Capitol to morrow? Shak. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capitol — [n] building or buildings housing chief governmental offices Capitol Hill, center, dome, legislative hall, political scene*, seat of government, statehouse; concepts 299,449 …   New thesaurus

  • capítol — (Del cat. capítol). 1. m. ant. capítulo (ǁ de un libro o escrito). 2. ant. cabildo (ǁ de una iglesia catedral) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Capitol — Capitol, so v.w. Capitolium …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Capitol — (Capitolium), das, jetzt Campidoglio (Campidolljo), die Burg des alten Rom, auf dem capitolin. Hügel von Tarquinius Priscus 614 v. Chr. gebaut, aber erst später vollendet. Es verbrannte im sullanischen Bürgerkriege und in dem Kriege des Vitellius …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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