Definitions for XIzaɪ, saɪ; Gk. ksi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

xizaɪ, saɪ; Gk. ksi(n.)(pl.)xis.

  1. the 14th letter of the Greek alphabet (Ξ, ξ).

    Category: Language/Linguistics

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eleven, 11, XI(noun)

    the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and one

  2. xi(adj)

    the 14th letter of the Greek alphabet

  3. eleven, 11, xi(adj)

    being one more than ten

Wiktionary

  1. xi(Noun)

    The name for the 14th letter of Classical and Modern Greek. The 15th in Ancient and Old Greek.

  2. xi(Noun)

    Either of a pair of hyperons having spin 1/2, which decay into a lambda particle and a pion.

  3. Xi(ProperNoun)

    of east Asian derivation.

  4. Origin: From ξεῖ, ξῖ.

Freebase

  1. Xi

    Xi is the 14th letter of the Greek alphabet. It is pronounced in Modern Greek, and generally or in English. In the system of Greek numerals, it has a value of 60. Xi was derived from the Phoenician letter samekh . Xi is not to be confused with the letter chi, which gave its form to the Latin letter X.

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