Sentence Examples with the word psyche

The tale, which is almost identical with the Lohengrin legend, belongs to the class of the Cupid and Psyche narratives.

In 1657 Silesius published under the title Heilige Seelenlust, oder geistliche Hirtenlieder der in ihren Jesum verliebten Psyche (1657), a collection of 205 hymns, the most beautiful of which, such as, Liebe, die du mich zum Bilde deiner Gottheit hast gemacht and Mir nach, spricht Christus, unser Held, have been adopted in the German Protestant hymnal.

For the Roman adaptation of Eros see Cupid, and for the later legend of Cupid and Psyche see Psyche.