extant

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1545, from Latin extantem, from extō, from ex- (out) + stō (stand).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɛkstənt/, /ɛkˈstænt/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɛkˈstænt/, /ˈɛkstənt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ænt, -ɛkstənt

Adjective[edit]

extant (not comparable)

  1. Still in existence.
  2. Currently existing; not having disappeared.
  3. Still alive; not extinct.
  4. (obsolete) Standing out, or above the rest.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

extant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of extō