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Paphian; a reference to Paphos in Cyprus where Aphrodit first set foot after her birth from sea foam.English Narrative Poems|Various
No Paphian girls were introduced; no practical jokes were played; the cook and the housemaid remained in the servants quarters.The Love Affairs of Lord Byron|Francis Henry Gribble
Hence will it tend to dissensualise its nature into fantastic passions, the idolatry of Paphian priestesses.Anima Poet|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Another resembles the Paphian myrtles; another the purple amethysts, or the white roses, or the Thracian crane.
He had seen this woman, white breasted like the foam, rising as the ancient goddess from the Paphian Sea.The Chalice Of Courage|Cyrus Townsend Brady