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ξένος

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From ξένϝος, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰóstis (guest, stranger), whence also Proto-Germanic *gastiz and Proto-Slavic *gostь.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ξένος (ksénosm, ξένη f, ξένον n; first/second declension

  1. foreign
  2. strange, unusual

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NounEdit

ξένος (ksénos) (genitive ξένου); m, second declension

  1. of parties giving or receiving hospitality: host and much more commonly guest
  2. stranger
  3. one who is hired: hired worker, mercenary
  4. foreigner

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

ξένος (xénosm (plural ξένοι, feminine ξένη)

  1. foreigner, alien

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AdjectiveEdit

ξένος (xénosm,  feminine: ξένη (xéni), neuter: ξένο (xéno)

  1. foreign
  2. strange, unfamiliar

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