Gender Feminine
Scripts Ξένια(Greek) Ξενία(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Means "hospitality" in Greek, a derivative of ξένος (xenos) meaning "foreigner, guest". This was the name of a 5th-century saint who is venerated in the Eastern Church.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAksana, Ksenia, Kseniya(Belarusian) Aksinia(Bulgarian) Ksenija(Croatian) Xenie(Czech) Zenia(English) Senja(Finnish) Xene(Late Greek) Ksenija(Latvian) Ksenija(Macedonian) Ksenia(Polish) Ksenia, Kseniya, Oksana, Oxana, Aksinia, Aksinya, Ksyusha(Russian) Ksenija(Serbian) Ksenija(Slovene) Ksenia, Kseniya, Oksana, Oxana(Ukrainian)
User SubmissionsXénia, Xènia, Xênia, Xenia


People think this name is

youthful   upper class   refined   strange   complex   nerdy  

Name Days

Hungary: July 30 (as Xénia)
Slovakia: June 2 (as Xénia)


Entry updated May 29, 2020