English to Afrikaans Meaning :: vocative

Vocative :
- vokatiefvocatives

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Noun(1) the case (in some inflected languages
Adjective(1) relating to a case used in some languages

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(1) He begins with the vocative attributed to Aristotle by Montaigne and others: ÔÇÿO my friends, there are no friends!ÔÇÖ(2) The vocative form is used with frequent appeals by name to the writer's friend ÔÇÿMolly.ÔÇÖ(3) Women tend to use such words as adorable, cute, lovely, sweet in describing people and objects and such vocatives as my dear, darling, sweetie.(4) There's also the question of which adjectives can be used as nicknames, like ÔÇÿSlimÔÇÖ, ÔÇÿRedÔÇÖ, and so on - these can of course also be used as vocatives .
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1. vocative case ::
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vocative, vocatives
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