datival

adjective

da·​ti·​val
dāˈtīvəl,
dəˈ- sometimes ˈdāt|ə̇vəl or ˈdat| or |ēv-
: connected with the dative case or any of the relations frequently expressed by it : of or relating to the dative case

Word History

Etymology

dative entry 2 + -al

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“Datival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/datival. Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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