Knos therefore suggests that the academy was founded to instruct young men from Greece and he seems to interpret latinis hominibus as a dativus
auctoris instead of a dativus
Ruppel proposes that the source would be the so-called dativus
iudicantis, which is exceedingly rare in the RV, and shows a set of formulaic-looking uses in Vedic prose, as Oertel discussed, e.g., tasmai pitrnt sasrjanaya diva abhavat "for this (Prajapati) when he had created the Fathers, there was day" (MS 4.2.1).
During their visit, Sarraute referenced the fourteenth sketch which features the phrase: "Il Me fait une pneumonie." The emphatic capitalization of the "Me" illustrates the dativus
ethicus, or ethical dative, used to imply that a person, other than the subject or object, has an interest in the fact stated.
The dative hoi at 185B5 can be read as dativus
instrumentalis (just like the ones at 184B7ff), designating the particular activity of the soul, i.e.
ptosis dotike 'giving case' through Latin dativus
); the roles of purpose, as well as the possessor (suffice it to think of French Ce chapeau est a moi, which clearly has a 'genitive' value).
The so-called dativus
sympatheticus will be of more interest here.
Esta analogia fue descubierta posiblemente por Nicolai Hartmann, quien se refirio de modo explicito al "dativus
ethicus", es decir, al hecho de que todo querer y todo hacer, ya desde la mera intencion, vale "para alguien" (jemandem) (16:305-306).
-- 1959, A manysi birtokos dativus
.--NyK 61, 86-89.
Apparently Zimin knew too little of linguistics to be aware of short-form pronouns and the dativus
ethicus, the "ti" that Vsevolod uses twice: "moi ti gotovi" (referring to horses) and "moi ti kuriani" (Kursk men).
In the absence of en most scholars have understood icnesi as dativus
instrumenti or modi, translating alwpeko~ icnesi bainei as 'walks with the steps of a fox', that is 'behaves like a fox'.