Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Topic: GRAMMAR

Date: 1300-1400
Language: Latin
Origin: genitivus 'of birth', from gignere; GENITAL

genitive

noun
     
gen‧i‧tive [countable]
technicalSLG a form of a noun in some languages which shows a relationship of possession or origin between one thing and another
genitive adjective
Word of the Day
The GRAMMAR
Word of the Day is:

Other related topics