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ξεῖνος

Μὴ φῦναι τὸν ἅπαντα νικᾷ λόγον -> Not to be born is, past all prizing, best.
Sophocles, Oedipus Coloneus l. 1225
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. ξεν-.

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)

ξεῑνος v. ξένος.

Greek Monolingual

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

Greek Monotonic

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