Meaning of ne exeat regnum in English:

ne exeat regnum

Pronunciation /ˌneɪ ɛksɪat ˈrɛɡnəm/ /ˌniː ɛksɪat ˈrɛɡnəm/

noun

Law

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Nicholas Bacon (1509–1579), lawyer and administrator. From post-classical Latin ne exeat regnum ‘let him not go out of the kingdom’ from classical Latin nē + exeat, 3rd singular present subjunctive of exīre + regnum, accusative singular of regnum.