Two curious epithets in this connexion deserve notice: Xvy03Eo a ("bound with withies"), derived from the legend that the image of Artemis Orthia was found in a thicket of withies, which twined round it and kept it upright (Xi yos is the agnus castus, and points to Artemis in her relation to women); and Cura-yxop. vr 7 ("the suspended"), probably a reference to the custom of hanging the mask or image of a vegetation-divinity on a tree to obtain fertility (Farnell, Cults of the Greek States, ii.
withyieties produced withies of different thickness suitable for the making of fine baskets or large strong crates.
withyign and create garden structures using willow withies, and take them home with you!
withyved side planks were stitched to the bottom of the boat with twisted yew withies.
Varieties produced withies of different thickness suitable for the making of fine baskets or large strong crates.