Pasiphaë

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noun Pa·siph·aë \pə-ˈsi-fə-ˌē\

Definition of Pasiphaë

  1. :  the wife of Minos and mother of the Minotaur by a white bull

Origin and Etymology of pasiphaë

Latin, from Greek Pasiphaē


First Known Use: 14th century


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