Xiphophyllous, xiphodynia, xiphistna, xiphydriid, and xiphydriidae are just a few of the words that begin with the prefix xi. The prefix xi is derived from the Greek letter Ξ, which is pronounced ‘ksi’. It is used to form a variety of words, some of which are scientific and technical terms.
This article provides a comprehensive list of words with the prefix xi, arranged by common usage. The list includes 55 words, but does not provide meanings for the words. ‘Xiphophyllous’ is an adjective used to describe a leaf that has a sharp point at its tip, ‘xiphodynia’ is a medical term for pain in the chest, ‘xiphistna’ is a type of fish, ‘xiphydriid’ is a type of beetle, and ‘xiphydriidae’ is the family of beetles to which the xiphydriid belongs.
The words arranged in the lists below are in order of frequency of use, from left to right and down.