capuchin monkey

Capuchin can refer to:

  • Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, an order of Roman Catholic friars.
  • Capuchin monkey, primates of the genus Cebus considered among the most intelligent of the New World monkeys (those native to the Americas), named after the friars.
  • Capuchin Crypt, a room located beneath the church of Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini in Rome, Italy.

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