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ξεῖνος

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea
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Full diacritics: ξεῖνος Medium diacritics: ξεῖνος Low diacritics: ξείνος Capitals: ΞΕΙΝΟΣ
Transliteration A: xeînos Transliteration B: xeinos Transliteration C: kseinos Beta Code: cei=nos

English (LSJ)

ξεινοσύνη, ξεινόω, A v. ξένος.

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Greek (Liddell-Scott)

ξεῖνος: ξεινοσύνη, ξεινόω, Ἰων. ἀντὶ ξεν-.

French (Bailly abrégé)

ion. c. ξένος.

English (Autenrieth)

strange, foreign, Il. 24.302, Od. 7.32; ξεῖνε πάτερ, ‘sir stranger’; stranger, guest, guest-friend; the relation of guest-friend existed from the time when ζεινήια were exchanged as tokens and pledges; hence πατρώιος ξεῖνος, ‘hereditary friend,’ Il. 6.215.

English (Slater)

ξεῖνος v. ξένος.

Greek Monolingual

ξεῖνος, ό και ἡ (Α)
(ιων. και επικ. τ.) βλ. ξένος.

Greek Monotonic

ξεῖνος: ξεινοσύνη, ξεινόω, Ιων. αντί ξεν-.

English (Woodhouse)

ξεῖνος = (see also: ξένος) friend, guest, stranger

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