kaput- / Indo-European roots

kaput-

Head.

1.
a. head; behead, forehead from Old English hēafod, head;
b. hetman from Old High German houbit, head. Both a and b from Germanic *haubudam, *haubidam.
2. bacalao, caddie, cadet, cape2, capital1, capital2, capitate, capitation, capitellum, capitulate, capitulum, capo1, capo2, caprice, captain, cattle, caudillo, chapiter, chapter, chef, chief, chieftain, corporal2; achieve, biceps, decapitate, kerchief, mischief, occiput, precipitate, recapitulate, sinciput, triceps from Latin caput, head

[Pokorny kap-ut- 529.]



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