Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Psyche (Page: 1157)

Psy"che (?), n. [L., fr. Gr. Psyche, fr. the soul.]

1. (Class Myth.) A lovely maiden, daughter of a king and mistress of Eros, or Cupid. She is regarded as the personification of the soul.

2. The soul; the vital principle; the mind.

3. [F. psyché.] A cheval glass.