Origin of Pasiphaë
Examples from the Web for pasiphae
Phaidra, daughter of Minos and Pasiphae, who married Theseus.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
Pasiphae (Pasiph′ae) was the reputed mother of the Minotaur killed by Theseus.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described|Edward S. Ellis
It was these profaner images that inflamed Phædra and Pasiphae.
On the ceiling were painted the amours of Pasiphae and the bull.The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci|Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky
It is beyond a doubt that in Egypt many women set the same example with goats, as Pasiphae did with her bull.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 5 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
wife of Minos, mother of Phaedra and Ariadne, from Latin, from Greek Pasiphae, from pasiphaes "shining for all," from pasi "for all," dative plural of pas, pan "all" (see pan-) + phaos "light" (see fantasy).