ξενία

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See also: Ξένια

Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From ξένος (xénos, stranger, guest) +‎ -ῐ́ᾱ (-íā)

Noun[edit]

ξενῐ́ᾱ (xeníāf (genitive ξενῐ́ᾱς); first declension

  1. hospitality, hospitable reception, entertainment
  2. guest room
  3. friendly relations
  4. the state/rights of a foreigner
  5. the idea that all strangers have a right to a certain gift, whether it is food, gold, entertainment or a place to stay
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Adjective[edit]

ξενῐ́ᾱ (xeníā)

  1. inflection of ξένῐος (xénios):
    1. feminine nominative singular
    2. feminine vocative singular
    3. feminine nominative dual
    4. feminine accusative dual
    5. feminine vocative dual

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ξενία (xenía, hospitality)

Noun[edit]

ξενία (xeníam (plural ξενίες)

  1. hospitality

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