Origin of locative; from Classical Latin locatus (see locate) + -ive, by associated, association with vocative
- the locative case
- a word in the locative case
- The locative case.
- A form or construction in the locative case.
Origin of locativeNew Latin locat&imacron;vus, from Latin locatus, past participle of locare, to place; see locate.
- (grammar) Indicating place, or the place where, or wherein.
- a locative adjective
- the locative case of a noun
- (grammar) The locative case.