φιλόξενος -> hospitable

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φιλόξενος -> hospitable (from φιλῶ "love" and ξένος "stranger")
Male children were sometimes named "Philoxenus," and female children "Philoxena," from this adjective.  The children were thus named after a proud attribute of the household — hospitality.
« Last Edit: 21 Jul, 2019, 01:56:34 by billberg23 »


 

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