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Wipple-tree or Whipultre

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Mentioned in Chaucer’s Knight’s Tale, is the cornel-tree or dogwood (Cornus sanguinea) (= whiffle-tree, from whiffle = to turn).

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Winged Rooks
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Winkle (Rip van)
Wint-monath [Wind-month]
Winter, Summer
Winter’s Tale (Shakespeare)
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Wise Men or Wise Women
Wise Men of Greece
Wise Men of the East