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Gender: F Pronunciation: zan-TIP-ee Meaning of Xanthipe: "yellow horse" Origin of Xanthipe: Greek

Xanthipe, also spelled Xanthippe, is the name of the wife of Socrates. Challenging for English speakers, it's also exotic and alluring.

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Xanthippe or Xantippe, wife of Greek philosopher Socrates; prototype of the quarrelsome, nagging wife

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