genetive

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Corrected form of genitive after the original Latin genetivus [1].

NounEdit

genetive (plural genetives)

  1. (rare) Alternative spelling of genitive
    • 1894, James Henry Breasted tr. Adolf Erman, Egyptian Grammar [2]
      This older kind of genetive is apparently expressed only by the position of the two substantives, in which the governing word stands before the governed:
      pr
      Z1
      imn
      n
      A40
      - pr i̓mn “House of Amon.”

LatinEdit

NounEdit

genetīve

  1. vocative singular of genetīvus