Birkie
Birkie Bir"kie, n. A lively or mettlesome fellow. [Jocular, Scot.] --Burns. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • birkie — ˈbirki, ˈbər noun ( s) Etymology: origin unknown 1. Scotland : a lively smart assertive person a gay stout birkie 2. Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • birkie — noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1724 1. Scottish a lively smart assertive person 2. Scottish fellow, boy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • birkie — /berr kee/; Scot. /birdd kee/, n. Scot. an aggressive, independent man. [1715 25; of uncert. orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • birkie — noun a kind of American cross country ski race. Syn: American Birkebeiner …   Wiktionary

  • birkie — birk·ie …   English syllables

  • American Birkebeiner — The American Birkebeiner (or Birkie) is the largest, and one of the longest cross country ski races in North America. The 51 km race from Cable to Hayward, Wisconsin is a member race of the Worldloppet Ski Federation, a federation which includes… …   Wikipedia

  • Arturo Godoy — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Arturo Godoy Datos personales Nombre real Arturo Godoy Sobrenombre Arturito …   Wikipedia Español

  • Birkhill, Angus — This article is about a village in Angus. For a station in Falkirk, see Birkhill railway station. Coordinates: 56°29′34″N 3°03′20″W / 56.492695°N 3.055644°W …   Wikipedia

  • Anthony Buckeridge — Anthony Malcolm Buckeridge OBE (20 June 1912 ndash; 28 June 2004) was an English author, best known for his Jennings and Rex Milligan series of children s books. He also wrote the 1953 children s book A Funny Thing Happened which was serialised… …   Wikipedia

  • Arturo Godoy — Statistics Real name Arturo Godoy Rated at Heavyweight Nationality …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”