adj or n : LESBIAN
Sap•pho (fl ca 610 BC-ca 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.
Similar sounding terms: SPCA spi·ca spike ZPG
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