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vocative: vocative

Used to mark direct forms of address, usually introduced by a definite article: ⲡⲉϣⲃⲣⲣϩⲱⲃ! ‘oh you accomplice!’. If the vocative forms the entire utterance, it is labeled vocative and functions as the root of the utterance. If there is a further proposition in the sentence (usually an imperative), then the vocative is attached to the root of the predication:

ⲡ/DET ⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ/NOUN ⲁⲣⲓ/VERB ⲧ/DET ⲁⲅⲁⲡⲏ/NOUN \n Oh God, have mercy! 

det(ⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ, ⲡ)
vocative(ⲁⲣⲓ, ⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ)
obj(ⲁⲣⲓ, ⲁⲅⲁⲡⲏ)
det(ⲁⲅⲁⲡⲏ, ⲧ)

vocative in other languages: [bej] [bg] [bm] [cop] [cs] [de] [el] [en] [es] [eu] [fi] [fr] [fro] [ga] [gsw] [hy] [it] [ja] [kk] [pcm] [pt] [ru] [sv] [swl] [tr] [u] [uk] [urj] [yue] [zh]