Strange; foreign; different.
Xeno is defined as foreign.
An example of xeno used as a prefix is in the word xenophobia, which means a fear of individuals from a foreign country.
Origin of xeno
- < Gr xenos, foreign, stranger
From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
- New Latin from Greek from xenos stranger ghos-ti- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- from Ancient Greek Î¾ÎÎ½Î¿Ï‚ (xÃ©nos, “foreign, of a stranger")