lative
indicating motion up to or as far as

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  • lative — I. ˈlād.iv adjective Etymology: Latin latus (used as past participle of ferre to carry) + English ive more at tolerate : being or relating to a grammatical case that denotes motion as far as or up to a lative suffix …   Useful english dictionary

  • lative — noun A case of verbs, found in the Uralic and Northern Caucasian languages, used to indicate motion to a location; in the Northern Caucasian languages, the lative also takes up functions of the dative case. Кидбā ужихъор кIетIу биквархо. See Also …   Wiktionary

  • lative — См. lativo …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • lative — la·tive …   English syllables

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  • Accusative case — The accusative case (abbreviated acc) of a noun is the grammatical case used to mark the direct object of a transitive verb. The same case is used in many languages for the objects of (some or all) prepositions. It is a noun that is having… …   Wikipedia

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