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Gender: F Meaning of Sappho: "sapphire" Origin of Sappho: Ancient Greek

Name of the 7th century BC Greek lyric poet born on the island of Lesbos, whose name has been synonymous with lesbian love. Though this name is rarely used today, it certainly could be and, some might say, SHOULD be revived.

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Famous People Named Sappho

Sappho Notara, famous Greek actress

Pop Culture References for the name Sappho

Sappho/Sapphic is a term used to describe any woman who loves women