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1.
its an old word meaning "do you understand?", used by Italian mobsters.
And whoever thinks its an old school gangsta term is fucking retarded.

Ok Salvatore, I want Jimmy wacked. Leave him in a dumpster, so the garbagemen have a little surprise, capishe?
by Vincent February 17, 2004
 
2.
latin term that gangster used for emphasis because copesetic is such a nasty assed word.
i wanna pizza an-i wannit now, capiche?
by DudePronoun January 12, 2005