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Present active participle of exeō (exit, depart)


exiēns m, f, n (genitive exeuntis); third declension

  1. exiting, departing
  2. avoiding, evading
  3. (figuratively) escaping
  4. (of time) fleeting, expiring, running out


Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative exiēns exeuntēs exeuntia
genitive exeuntis exeuntium
dative exeuntī exeuntibus
accusative exeuntem exiēns exeuntēs exeuntia
ablative exeunte, exeuntī1 exeuntibus
vocative exiēns exeuntēs exeuntia

1When used purely as an adjective.


  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “exiens”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • exiens in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • at the end of the year: exeunte, extremo anno