"Capri pants," 1966, see Capri pants.
island in the Bay of Naples, of unknown origin: Latin capra "she-goat," Greek kapros "boar," Etruscan capra "burial place" all have been suggested. As a type of wine, 1877; as a type of pants, 1956 (see Capri pants).
Island in the Bay of Naples in southern Italy.
Note: An international tourist attraction, Capri is known for its beautiful scenery.