psycho- or psych- prefix a. Mind; mental: psychogenic. b. Mental activities or processes: psychomotor. Psychology; psychological: psychohistory. Origin: Greek psūkho-, soul, life, from psūkhē; see bhes- in Indo-European roots. ROM. FOLKLORE a maiden who, after undergoing many hardships due to Venus' jealousy of her beauty, is reunited with Cupid and made immortal by Jupiter + Fashion, a general term for the style!!