Definition from zikkir, the free dictionary
John's milk — John's is in the genitive (and in the possessive) case.|
glass of milk — milk is in the genitive (but not the possessive) case.
- (grammar) Noun case used to express some relationship such as possession or origin. It corresponds roughly to the English preposition "of."
- These are my things.
- Those are Greek writings.
case used to express some relationship such as possession or origin