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  • Appellatively — Ap*pel la*tive*ly, adv. After the manner of nouns appellative; in a manner to express whole classes or species; as, Hercules is sometimes used appellatively, that is, as a common name, to signify a strong man. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • appellatively — adverb see appellative …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • appellatively — ap·pel·la·tive·ly …   English syllables

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  • appellative — appellatively, adv. appellativeness, n. /euh pel euh tiv/, n. 1. a descriptive name or designation, as Bald in Charles the Bald. 2. a common noun. adj. 3. designative; descriptive. 4. tending toward or serving for the assigning of names: the… …   Universalium

  • appellative — adjective Date: 15th century 1. of or relating to a common noun 2. of, relating to, or inclined to the giving of names • appellative noun • appellatively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nguyễn Nhật Ánh — Infobox Writer name = Nguyễn Nhật Ánh imagesize = 160px caption = pseudonym = Nguyễn Nhật Ánh birthdate = birth date and age|1955|5|7 birthplace = Quảng Nam province deathdate = deathplace = occupation = Writer nationality = Vietnam period = 1984 …   Wikipedia

  • Nguyen Nhat Anh — Nguyễn Nhật Ánh Born May 7, 1955 (1955 05 07) (age 56) Quảng Nam province Pen name Nguyễn Nhật Ánh Occupation Writer Nationality Vietnam …   Wikipedia

  • appellative — /əˈpɛlətɪv/ (say uh peluhtiv) noun 1. a common noun as opposed to a proper name. 2. a descriptive name; a designation, as Odd in Odd John. –adjective 3. relating to a common noun. 4. designative; descriptive. –appellatively, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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