Definify.com

Definition 2021


ablative_case

ablative case

English

Alternative forms

  • (abbreviation): Abl.

Noun

ablative case (plural ablative cases)

  1. (grammar) A noun case used in some languages to indicate movement away from something, removal, separation. It corresponds roughly to the use in English of prepositions "of", "from", "away from", and "concerning".

Translations

Derived terms

See also

  • Appendix:Grammatical cases