appellative

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Late Latin appellātīvus, from the stem appella- "to call", with the adjectival suffix -ive.

AdjectiveEdit

appellative (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) Of or pertaining to a common noun.
  2. Of or pertaining to ascribing names.
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NounEdit

appellative (plural appellatives)

  1. A common noun.
  2. An epithet.

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

appellātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of appellātīvus
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