What does xanthippe mean?

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  1. Xanthippe(Noun)

    An ill-tempered woman.

  2. Origin: From Ξανθίππη, the name of the shrewish wife of Socrates.


  1. Xanthippe

    Xanthippe was an ancient Athenian, the wife of Socrates and mother of their three sons: Lamprocles, Sophroniscus, and Menexenus. There are far more stories about her than there are facts. She was likely much younger than Socrates, perhaps by as much as forty years.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of xanthippe in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of xanthippe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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