Of Greek origin.

Means “hospitality”, “hospitable”.

From the Greek word “ξένος”, xenos, meaning “guest, foreigner”.

“Xenios” was one of the Greek god Zeus’s epithets, because he was not only the king of the gods, but he also was the patron of hospitality, “xenia”.

Saint Xenia the Righteous of Rome, was born into an upper class Roman family and was baptized Eusebia. She travelled to the Greek island of Kos in the Aegean Sea and became a deaconess.

Alternative forms of the name are: Zenia, Xena, Oksana, Oxana, Zina, Xene, Zena, Zene, Zenda.

Famous bearers are Xenia Knoll, Xenia Tchoumitcheva, Xenia Seeberg, Xenia Ghali, Xenia Deli, Xenia Goodwin, Xenia Martinez, Xenia Kalogeropoulou.

Xenia Ghali is a singer, songwriter, producer and big-room Dj, which was signed to Pitbull’s record label in 2014.

In the following music video Xenia Ghali collaborated with Wyclef Jean: