obiens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of obeō (go to meet)

Participle[edit]

obiēns m, f, n (genitive obeuntis); third declension

  1. going towards, going to meet
  2. arriving, reaching, coming to.
  3. (astronomy) setting
  4. (figuratively) falling, perishing
  5. (figuratively) surveying, looking over

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative obiēns obeuntēs obeuntia
genitive obeuntis obeuntium
dative obeuntī obeuntibus
accusative obeuntem obiēns obeuntēs obeuntia
ablative obeunte, obeuntī1 obeuntibus
vocative obiēns obeuntēs obeuntia

1When used purely as an adjective.

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