vocativus

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EtymologyEdit

From vocō ‎(to call, summon) +‎ -īvus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vocātīvus m ‎(feminine vocātīva, neuter vocātīvum); first/second declension

  1. (grammar) of or belonging to calling, vocative
  2. (masculine noun, scilicet casus) vocative case, vocative
    • 1855, Grammatici latini ex recensione Henrici Keilii vol. II: Prisciani institutionum grammaticarum libri I-XII ex recensione Martini Hertzii. Lipsiae, page 186 (= Priscianus, Institutiones grammaticae, page 671 P.)
      vocativus etiam salutatorius vocatur, ut 'o Aenea' et 'salve Aenea'

InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative vocātīvus vocātīva vocātīvum vocātīvī vocātīvae vocātīva
genitive vocātīvī vocātīvae vocātīvī vocātīvōrum vocātīvārum vocātīvōrum
dative vocātīvō vocātīvō vocātīvīs
accusative vocātīvum vocātīvam vocātīvum vocātīvōs vocātīvās vocātīva
ablative vocātīvō vocātīvā vocātīvō vocātīvīs
vocative vocātīve vocātīva vocātīvum vocātīvī vocātīvae vocātīva
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