Walnut is a feminine wood, in touch with the element of earth. Used for cleansing and protection and excellent for dispelling work. It can be used for teleportation, astral travel, weather working, and averting lightening. It symbolizes expansion, health and healing, mother goddess alignment, wealth, cleansing, spirituality, focus, insight and protection. The Celtic cross on the handle symbolizes the cardinal directions and the 4 elements of earth, air, fire, and water.