Dative (semantic role)
This term was coined by Fillmore (1968), extending the meaning of dative case, which in many languages expresses Fillmore's dative role.
- Fillmore, Charles J. 1968. The case for case. In: Bach, Emmon & Harms, Robert T. (eds.) Universals in linguistic theory. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1-88.
- Givón, T. 1984. Syntax: a functional-typological introduction. Amsterdam: Benjamins.