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The meaning of Sapphic

Sapphic – definition

adjective

Relating to sexual attraction or activity between women.

Usage examples:

The two women share a sapphic kiss in the play
adjective

Relating to the ancient greek poet sappho, her poetry, or verse in a metre associated with her.

Usage examples:

Sapphic poetry
noun

Relating to lesbians or lesbianism.

Usage examples:

Sapphic lovers
noun

Relating to sappho, her poetry, or verse in a metre associated with her.

plural noun

Verse in a metre associated with sappho.

Usage examples:

Meanwhile soldier poets wrote odes and sapphics based on dead forms borrowed from the greeks while …
adjective

Relating to a type of poetry with four lines that is similar to the poetry of sappho, a poet in ancient greece

Usage examples:

Sapphic love/passion

Sapphic translation into English

Sapphic: translate from English into Chinese

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蓝宝石

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Sapphic

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Saphique

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Sapphisch

Sapphic: translate from English into Hindi

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सैफो, सैफो से संबंधित, सैफो द्वारा प्रयुक्त छंदबद्ध कविता

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Saffico

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사파이어

Sapphic: translate from English into Russian

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Лесбиянка, Сафический, Лесбийский, Сафическая поэзия

Sapphic: translate from English into Spanish

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Sáfico, Lesbiano

Word origin

mid 16th century (in sapphic (sense 2 of the adjective)): from French saphique, via Latin from Greek Sapphikos, from Sapphō (see Sappho).

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