Meaning of Paphian
Pronunciation: (pā'fē-un), [key]
- of or pertaining to Paphos, an ancient city of Cyprus sacred to Aphrodite.
- of or pertaining to love, esp. illicit sexual love; erotic; wanton.
- noting or pertaining to Aphrodite or to her worship or service.
- Aphrodite: so called from her cult center at Paphos.
- (often l.c.) a prostitute.