datival

adjective
da·​ti·​val | \ dāˈtīvəl, dəˈ- sometimes ˈdāt|ə̇vəl or ˈdat| or |ēv- \

Definition of datival

: connected with the dative case or any of the relations frequently expressed by it : of or relating to the dative case

History and Etymology for datival

dative entry 2 + -al

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“Datival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/datival. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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