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What is lative case?



Lative case is a case that expresses motion

  • up to the location of, or
  • as far as the referent of the noun it marks.

The term lative case is used especially in studies of Finno-Ugric grammar.

  Lative case is a kind of

Pei and Gaynor 1954 121


Gove 1966 1277

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