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  1. comparative casenoun

    A case used to mark a likeness to something, or that two things have the same quantity of something. It corresponds roughly to the English adverb "like". Languages that use the comparative case include Mari, Nivkh, and Chechen.


  1. Comparative case

    The comparative case is a grammatical case used in the Mari language to mark a likeness to something. It is marked with the suffix -ла For example, if something were to taste like fish, the form used would be колла - 'kolla'. It is also used in regard to languages, when denoting the language a person is speaking, writing, or hearing. In this case, however, the accentuation varies slightly from the standard case - usually, the suffix is not stressed. When used with languages, however, it is stressed. It is not to be confused with the comparative degree, a much more widely used paradigm used to signify heightening of adjectives and adverbs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of comparative case in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of comparative case in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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