I.e. "the giver of wings," or "the unbearded," a surname of Dionysus, under which he was worshiped at Amyclae.
From Doric psila, "wings."
- Lobeck on Phrynichus, p. 435.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece iii, 19.6.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
This article incorporates text from Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology (1870) by William Smith, which is in the public domain.