Genitive: totality as predicate (NP)

The genitive signals a totality as a predicate NP, mainly with verbs with the meaning: to be, to become, to think, to say, to call, to choose.

Lexical usage

In the same way as the modifier, this genitive of totality may be used 'chorographically', that is, to place a location within a larger whole.

Syntactic behaviour

In this usage the genitive is sometimes accompanied by εἷς.

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