translative

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin translativus that is to be transferred: compare French translatif.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

translative (comparative more translative, superlative most translative)

  1. of, or relating to the movement of a person or thing from one place to another
  2. of, or relating to the translation of language
  3. (linguistics) of, or relating to the translative case
  4. In the form of a trope; figurative.
    a translative sense
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Puttenham to this entry?)

Noun[edit]

translative (plural translatives)

  1. the translative case
  2. a word in the translative case

Translations[edit]


French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

translative f

  1. feminine form of translatif

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

translātive

  1. vocative masculine singular of translātivus