What does withe mean?

Definitions for withe
wɪθ, wɪð, waɪðwith·e

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. withenoun

    band or rope made of twisted twigs or stems

  2. withe, withynoun

    strong flexible twig


  1. withenoun

    A flexible, slender twig or shoot, especially when used as a band or for binding; a withy.

    Etymology: wiþþe

  2. witheverb

    To bind with withes.

    Etymology: wiþþe

  3. witheverb

    To beat with withes.

    Etymology: wiþþe

Webster Dictionary

  1. Withenoun

    a flexible, slender twig or branch used as a band; a willow or osier twig; a withy

    Etymology: [OE. withe. . See Withy, n.]

  2. Withenoun

    a band consisting of a twig twisted

    Etymology: [OE. withe. . See Withy, n.]

  3. Withenoun

    an iron attachment on one end of a mast or boom, with a ring, through which another mast or boom is rigged out and secured; a wythe

    Etymology: [OE. withe. . See Withy, n.]

  4. Withenoun

    a partition between flues in a chimney

    Etymology: [OE. withe. . See Withy, n.]

  5. Witheverb

    to bind or fasten with withes

    Etymology: [OE. withe. . See Withy, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Withe

    with, or wīth, Withy, with′y, n. a flexible twig, esp. of willow: a band of twisted twigs: an elastic handle to a tool to save the hand from the shock of blows: a boom-iron.—adj. Withy (with′i or wī′thi), made of withes: like withes, flexible. [A.S. withthe, a form of withig, a withy; Ice. vidhir, Ger. weide, willow.]

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  1. white, White

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of withe in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of withe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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