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  1. The head of a branch of an organized crime syndicate
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Shortening of capotasto, from Italian.

  1. A movable bar placed across the fingerboard of a guitar used to raise the pitch of all strings.

From Italian capo (“head”).

  1. A leader in the Mafia; a caporegime.

    capo was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Istriot, Italian, Latin, Portuguese, and Spanish

    Notable Persons Named Capo

    Capó is a latin pop/rock music, pop music, latin pop, and dance-pop singer-songwriter and actor. He plays Guitar and Vocals. Capó was given the name Pedro Capó on November 14th, 1980 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Capó is also known as Capó and Pedro Capó.

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Capo

    Capó is a latin pop/rock music, pop music, latin pop, and dance-pop singer-songwriter and actor. He plays Guitar and Vocals. Capó was given the name Pedro Capó on November 14th, 1980 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Capó is also known as Capó and Pedro Capó.

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    Bobby Capó was a musician singer-songwriters. Bobby was born on January 1st, 1922 in Coamo, Puerto Rico. He breathed his last breath on December 18th, 1989.

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    Anthony was born on March 16th, 1960. He left this life on January 23rd, 2012.

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    Rene was born on May 9th, 1961 in Pinar del Río. Rene is also known as Capo and René; Caposki. He passed away on July 6th, 2009.

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    Dr. was born in 1919. He passed away in 2008.

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    Francisco Parra Capó is a List of mayors of Ponce and Puerto Rico. Francisco was born on December 20th, 1871 in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

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    Popularity of Capo as a last name

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    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Capo U.S.
      White 60.09% 64.26%
      African American 0.92% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.67% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 37.70% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Capo

    People with the last name Capo are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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    Fun Facts about the name Capo

    • How Popular is the name Capo? As a last name Capo was the 15,117th most popular name in 2010.
    • How unique is the name Capo? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Capo was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
    • Weird things about the name Capo: Your name in reverse order is Opac. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Apoc. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Capo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,952 people with the last name Capo.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Capo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Capo as their last name since less than 1 person in 152k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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    • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
    • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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