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genetive

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An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
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English

Etymology

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

Noun

Singular
genetive

Plural
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genetive ({{{1}}})
  1. Alternative spelling of genitive.

Quotations

  • 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.”

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