The neighbouring plain is famous for its fruitfulness, and the quince is said to derive its name Cydonia from the town.
favere, or the "speaker," from fari), an old Italian rural deity, the bestower of fruitfulness on fields and cattle.
In works of art Triptolemus appears mounted on a chariot (winged or drawn by dragons, symbols of the fruitfulness of the earth), with Demeter and Persephone handing him the implements of agriculture.
The new method of physics is verifiable by its fruitfulness, and so free of any immediate danger from dialectic. Its germinal thought may not have been new, but, if not new, it had at least needed rediscovery from the beginning.
He is the god of fruitfulness, the giver of sunshine and rain, and thus the source of all prosperity.