extant adj : still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost; "extant manuscripts"; "specimens of graphic art found among extant barbaric folk"- Edward Clodd [ant: extinct]
EtymologyFirst attested in 1545, from extantem, from extare, from ex- + stare, from *|sta-.
- French: existant
- Greek: υπάρχων, σωζόμενος
- Russian: сохранившийся
- Polish: istniejący
Extant may refer to:
actual, alive, around, as is, being, contemporaneous, contemporary, current, existent, existing, fresh, immanent, immediate, in being, in effect, in existence, in force, instant, latest, living, modern, new, on foot, present, present-age, present-day, present-time, prevalent, running, subsistent, subsisting, that be, that is, topical, under the sun, up-to-date, up-to-the-minute