Inflected to express plea, insistence, imploring, self-encouragement, wish, desire, intent, command, purpose, or consequence.
2. noun
The cohortative mood.

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  • cohortative — См. coortativo …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • cohortative — /koh hawr teuh tiv/, adj. Gram. (of a verbal mood or form) expressing encouragement or exhortation. [1850 55; < L cohortat(us) (ptp. of cohortare to urge; see COHORT) + IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cohortative — adj. (Grammar) expressing exhortation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cohortative — co·hor·ta·tive …   English syllables

  • cohortative — I. kōˈhȯ(r)d.əd.iv noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cohortat (from Latin cohortatus) + ive; probably originally formed as German kohortativ : a set of verb forms expressing exhortation; …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cohortative mood — The cohortative mood (also known as Intentional ; cohortative subjunctive is also synonymous with hortatory subjunctive ) is a grammatical mood, used to express plea, insistence, imploring, self encouragement, wish, desire, intent, command,… …   Wikipedia

  • Hortative — The hortative (abbreviated hort, pronounced /ˈhɔrtətɪv/ ( listen)) is a group of semantically similar deontic moods in some languages, especially English. Hortative moods encourage or urge. There are seven hortative moods in English: the… …   Wikipedia

  • HEBREW LANGUAGE — This entry is arranged according to the following scheme: pre biblical biblical the dead sea scrolls mishnaic medieval modern period A detailed table of contents precedes each section. PRE BIBLICAL nature of the evidence the sources phonology… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Biblical Hebrew — Biblical Hebrew, Classical Hebrew שְֹפַת כְּנַעַן, יְהוּדִית, (לְשוֹן) עִבְרִית …   Wikipedia

  • hortative — 1. adjective /ˈhɔːtətɪv,ˈhɔːrtətɪv/ a) Urging, exhorting, or encouraging. The ministration of these oracles from the pulpit is to be reformed from any of its factitious peculiarities, and made again what it was among the apostles and their… …   Wiktionary

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