Ksenia Name Meaning & Origin

Ksenia

Pronunciation: KSAYN-yə (key)

Origin of the name Xenia:

Derived from the Greek xenia (hospitality), which is from xenos (a guest, stranger).

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Ksenia is a nickname of Oksana. It's generally Russian. It's now often used as a first name and not a nickname.

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Popular in Russia and Ukraine.

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Ksen, Nia

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It means "welcoming."

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Ksenia Anske, Author
Ksenia Semenova, Russian gymnast.
Ksenia Afanasyeva, Russian gymnast.
Ksenia Solo, Latvian-born Canadian actress.
Ksenia Sukhinova, former Miss World 2008.
Ksenia Makarova, Russian figure skater.

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