What does cappuccino mean?

cappuccino meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1948, from Italian cappuccino, from Capuchin in reference to the beverage's shade and its particular supposed resemblance compared to that of brown hoods of this Friars small Capuchins (see Capuchin).

cappuccino meaning in Cooking Dictionary

a beverage made of equal portions of espresso, steamed milk and foamed milk, usually sprinkled with nice cocoa powder or cinnamon

cappuccino meaning in General Dictionary

equal parts of espresso and hot milk topped with cinnamon and nutmeg and often whipped cream

cappuccino - Spanish to English


cappuccino - German to English


cappuccino - French to English