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Present active participle of ambiō ‎(go around).


ambiēns m, f, n ‎(genitive ambientis); third declension

  1. going around, passing around, skirting
  2. surrounding, encircling
  3. courting, beseeching, soliciting


Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative ambiēns ambiēns ambientēs ambientia
genitive ambientis ambientis ambientium ambientium
dative ambientī ambientī ambientibus ambientibus
accusative ambientem ambiēns ambientēs ambientia
ablative ambiente, ambientī1 ambiente, ambientī2 ambientibus ambientibus
vocative ambiēns ambiēns ambientēs ambientia

1When used purely as an adjective.
2When used purely as an adjective.