postpositional love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to a postposition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to postposition.

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  • adjective grammar Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a postposition.

Etymologies

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postposition +‎ -al

Examples

  • In a postpositional language, people would say 'the house in' and not 'in the house'.

    On postpositions

  • In a postpositional language, people would say 'the house in' and not 'in the house'.

    Archive 2009-04-01

  • From what I see the above shows a variously-declined derivative noun *hanθa meaning "front" which in turn can be based on a postpositional particle han "before, in front of" hen [CPer A.v, A.xxiv]; ce-hen [TLE 619] "this here" .

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • From what I see the above shows a variously-declined derivative noun *hanθa meaning "front" which in turn can be based on a postpositional particle han "before, in front of" hen [CPer A.v, A.xxiv]; ce-hen [TLE 619] "this here" .

    The odd inessive of Etruscan *hantha

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