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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English nominatyf, either via Old French nominatif or directly from Latin nōminatīvus (pertaining to naming, nominative)

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AdjectiveEdit

nominative (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) Giving a name; naming; designating; — said of that case or form of a noun which stands as the subject of a finite verb.
  2. Making a selection or nomination; choosing.
    • 2014, Eva Diaz, The Experimenters: Chance and Design at Black Mountain College
      To Duchamp, an artist's nominative act—the declaration itself regardless of the object—was itself the art. He could choose anything indifferent to, or even in spite of, its aesthetic merits.

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NounEdit

nominative (plural nominatives)

  1. The nominative case.
  2. A noun in the nominative case.

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FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nominative

  1. feminine singular of nominatif

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nominative

  1. feminine plural of nominativo

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nōminātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of nōminātīvus

ReferencesEdit

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “nominative”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nominative

  1. feminine plural nominative of nominativ
  2. feminine plural accusative of nominativ
  3. neuter plural nominative of nominativ
  4. neuter plural accusative of nominativ

NounEdit

nominative n pl

  1. plural of nominativ