Definition for word capital.

Capital Cap"i*tal, a. [F. capital, L. capitalis capital (in senses 1 & 2), fr. caput head. See Chief, and cf. Capital, n.] 1. Of or pertaining to the head. [Obs.] Needs must the Serpent now his capital bruise Expect with mortal pain. --Milton. 2. Having reference to, or involving, the forfeiture of the head or life; affecting life; punishable with death; as, capital trials; capital punishment. Many crimes that are capital among us. --Swift. To put to death a capital offender. --Milton. 3. First in importance; chief; principal. A capital article in religion --Atterbury. Whatever is capital and essential in Christianity. --I. Taylor. 4. Chief, in a political sense, as being the seat of the general government of a state or nation; as, Washington and Paris are capital cities. 5. Of first rate quality; excellent; as, a capital speech or song. [Colloq.]

Explination we found from Wikipedia for capital.

- capital may refer to: capital city , the area of a country, province, region, or state, regarded as enjoying primary status, usually but
- capital sharp s (?) is the contestable majuscule of eszett . sharp s is unique among the letters of the latin alphabet in that it has no
- a capital city or capital town (or simply capital) is the municipality date november 2013 enjoying primary status in a state , country ,
- in economics , capital goods, real capital, or capital asset s are already-produced durable good s or any non-financial asset that is used
- capital punishment or the death penalty is a legal process whereby a person is put to death by the state as a punishment for a crime.
- is the capital city of england and of the united kingdom . with an estimated 8,308,369 residents in 2012, london is the most populous
- is the capital and most populous city of france . it is situated on the river seine , in the north of the country, at the heart of the
- is the capital of spain and its largest city. the population of the city is roughly 3.3 million and the entire population of the madrid
- is the capital of belgium and de facto the capital of the european union (eu). which is the de jure capital of belgium, in addition to
- rome is the capital of italy and also of the homonymous province and of the region of lazio . with 2.7 million residents in 1285.3 , km2

We found definition for capital you search from dictionaries , wikipedia mentions for capital.

Similar meaning for word capital.