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Xenia is the ancient Greek concept of hospitality, the generosity and courtesy shown to those who are far from home and/or associates of the person bestowing guest-friendship. The rituals of hospitality created and expressed a reciprocal relationship between guest and host expressed in both material benefits (such as the giving of gifts to each party) as well as non-material ones (such as protection, shelter, favors, or certain normative rights).
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In this article I’ll be discussing these rules of hospitality and how they were applied in several cultures of the ancient world: Roman, Ancient Greek, Germanic and Celtic. No one knows for sure whether Romans had the concept of Xenia originally or if they copied this tradition from the Ancient Greeks, but they did have a name in Latin for Xenia: hospitium – derived from the word hospes, hospitis, which originated the English word hospitality. A myth describing this tradition among the Romans is found in Ovid’s Metamorphosis, in the story of Philemon and Baucis. The word Xenia is of Greek origin, from ξεῖνος, which means foreigner, stranger, guest, etc.
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Volume I describes the foundation, growth, and crisis of Greek culture during the archaic and classical epochs, ending with the collapse of the Athenian empire. As its last great poet, Menander summarized the primary role of this ideal in Greek culture when he said: "The possession which no one can take away from man is paideia. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read.