birken

[ bur-kuhn; Scots bir-kuhn ]
/ ˈbɜr kən; Scots ˈbɪr kən /

adjective Scot. and North England.

birchen; birch.

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Origin of birken

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at birk, -en2
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