Biographical Note for sapphic
Sappho \ˈsaf-(ˌ)ō\play (flourished circa 610 BC–circa 580 BC), Greek lyric poet. Sappho was the leading spirit of a coterie of female poets on the Aegean isle of Lesbos. Because of the homosexual themes in her poetry, she herself has traditionally been regarded as homosexual.
Learn More about sapphic
Dictionary: Definition of "sapphic"
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up sapphic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).