First recorded as a given name of Latvians during 1825 - 1850 . Ultimately from Ancient Greek. Cognate with English Xenia.
- A female given name.
- A transliteration of the Russian female given name Ксения (Ksenija).
- Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
-  Population Register of Latvia: Ksenija was the only given name of 2511 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010, including Russian speakers.