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Definition of Sappho

Sappho
Sappho Sap"pho, n. [See Sapphic.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of brilliant South American humming birds of the genus Sappho, having very bright-colored and deeply forked tails; -- called also firetail.

Meaning of Sappho from wikipedia

- Sappho (/ˈsæfoʊ/; Gr****: Σαπφώ Sapphṓ; Aeolic Gr**** Ψάπφω Psápphō; c. 630 – c. 570 BC) was an Archaic Gr**** poet from the island of ****s. Sappho is known...
- Sappho 31 is an archaic Gr**** lyric poem by the ancient Gr**** female poet Sappho of the island of ****s. The poem is also known as phainetai moi (φαίνεταί...
- Sappho (died c. 570 BC) was an ancient Gr**** poet. Sappho may also refer to: Sappho Point, a headland on the island of South Georgia Sappho, Washington...
- The Ode to Aphrodite (or Sappho fragment 1) is a lyric poem by the archaic Gr**** poet Sappho, in which the speaker calls on the help of Aphrodite in the...
- Sappho and Phaon is an 1809 neocl****ical painting by the French painter Jacques-Louis David of Cupid, Sappho and her lover Phaon. It was commissioned by...
- Sappho (English title: Mad Love) is a 1921 German silent film directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki and starring Pola Negri as the title character. Alfred Abel...
- Sappho and Alcaeus is an 1881 oil painting by Lawrence Alma-Tadema. It is held by the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. The painting measures 66 by 122...
- Sappho 16 is a fragment of a poem by the archaic Gr**** lyric poet Sappho. It is from Book I of the Alexandrian edition of Sappho's poetry, and is known...
- Sappho was an ancient Gr**** lyric poet from the island of ****s. She wrote around 10,000 lines of poetry, only a small fraction of which survives today...
- Sappho 94, sometimes known as Sappho's Confession, is a fragment of a poem by the archaic Gr**** poet Sappho. The poem is written as a conversation between...
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