LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ex (out of, from) + (go).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active exeō, present infinitive exīre, perfect active exiī, supine exitum (irregular)

  1. I exit, depart.
    Rex e curru exivit.
    The king got off the chariot.
  2. I avoid, evade.
  3. (figuratively) I escape.
  4. (of time) I expire, run out.

InflectionEdit

Irregular conjugation, but similar to fourth conjugation. The third principal part is most often contracted to exiī, but occasionally appears as exīvī.

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Last modified on 9 March 2014, at 00:02