Given Name XENIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ξενια (Greek)

Meaning & History

Means "hospitality" in Greek, a derivative of ξενος (xenos) meaning "foreigner, guest". This was the name of a 5th-century saint who is venerated in the Eastern Church.
VARIANT: Xene (Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ksenia, Kseniya (Belarusian), Ksenija (Croatian), Zenia (English), Senja (Finnish), Ksenija (Macedonian), Ksenia (Polish), Ksenia, Kseniya, Oksana, Oxana, Aksinya (Russian), Ksenija (Serbian), Ksenija (Slovene), Ksenia, Kseniya, Oksana, Oxana (Ukrainian)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Xénia, Xènia, Xênia


Orthodox saints, saints
Entry updated May 31, 2018