[ kah-puh -mah-nyuh, kap-uh -mag-nuh ]
/ ˈkɑ pə ˈmɑ nyə, ˈkæp ə ˈmæg nə /
a ceremonial cloak having a long train and a silk or fur-lined hood, worn by cardinals, bishops, and certain other dignitaries.
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Origin of cappa magna
<Medieval Latin: great cope
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