superessive


superessive
indicating location upon or on top of

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • superessive — noun the superessive case, a grammatical declension used, chiefly in Hungarian, to indicate location on top of something or on the surface of something …   Wiktionary

  • superessive — I. |süpə|resiv adjective Etymology: super + essive (as in inessive) of a grammatical case : denoting position or location on or upon II. noun ( s) : the superessive case or a word in it …   Useful english dictionary

  • superessive — su·per·es·sive …   English syllables

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  • superessive case — noun Noun case used to indicate location on an object. In English, it roughly corresponds to the prepositions on or on top of, as in on top of the house. Hungarian is a language that uses the superessive case …   Wiktionary

  • Locative case — Locative (also called the seventh case ) is a grammatical case which indicates a location. It corresponds vaguely to the English prepositions in , on , at , and by . The locative case belongs to the general local cases together with the lative… …   Wikipedia

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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

  • Dative case — The dative case (abbreviated dat, or sometimes d when it is a core argument) is a grammatical case generally used to indicate the noun to whom something is given, as in George gave Jamie a drink . In general, the dative marks the indirect object… …   Wikipedia

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