accusativus

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin accusativus.

Noun[edit]

accusativus m (plural accusativi or accusativussen)

  1. (grammar) the accusative case or a word therein

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From accūsō (to accuse, blame) +‎ -īvus (verbal adjective suffix), from ad (to, towards, at) + causa (cause, reason, account, lawsuit). As a grammatical term, it is a mistaken calque of Ancient Greek αἰτῐᾱτῐκή (aitiātikḗ), which does not mean “related to accusing”, but rather “related to an effect”.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ak.kuː.saːˈtiː.wus/, [ak.kuː.saːˈtiː.wʊs]

Adjective[edit]

accūsātīvus (feminine accūsātīva, neuter accūsātīvum); first/second declension

  1. (grammar) accusative
  2. (substantive, masculine) the accusative case

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative accūsātīvus accūsātīva accūsātīvum accūsātīvī accūsātīvae accūsātīva
genitive accūsātīvī accūsātīvae accūsātīvī accūsātīvōrum accūsātīvārum accūsātīvōrum
dative accūsātīvō accūsātīvō accūsātīvīs
accusative accūsātīvum accūsātīvam accūsātīvum accūsātīvōs accūsātīvās accūsātīva
ablative accūsātīvō accūsātīvā accūsātīvō accūsātīvīs
vocative accūsātīve accūsātīva accūsātīvum accūsātīvī accūsātīvae accūsātīva

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