|From:||Racsko Tamas <tracsko@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, February 15, 2004, 11:54|
On Sat, 14 Feb 2004 <"Mark J. Reed" <markjreed@...>> wrote:
> How widespread is this feature? English has it (e.g. "the land of Shin'ar",
> another excerpt from the handy-dandy Babel text). Does Cl. Latin use the
> genitive this way (the Vulgate version of the verse in the Babel text
> doesn't)? The Romance languages? Other Germanic languages? Other I-E?
> Non I-E?
Hungarian has it but it's limited mainly to biblical and poetic context.
In Slovak it's not used.