that supplicates; supplicating
a person who supplicates; suppliant
One who supplicates; a suppliant.
Origin of supplicantFrom Latin supplicāns supplicant- present participle of supplicāre to kneel down ; see supplicate .
Latin supplicans, "supplicating, bowing down" from supplico "kneel, bow down, request", from sub- "lower" + plico "fold".