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Definition funny of Birks:
Birk is commonly used as a light hearted, almost affectionate insult, referring to someone who is a bit silly, or has done something stupid. Its origins are more coarse. Its a derivative of the cockney rhyming slang Birkley Hunt - I.e. cunt.
1. Modern - you are such a birk for eating that mouldy food. 2. Archaic - my birk hurts. 3. Cockney - get off me you stupid birkley.
Birks: short for Birkenstock, expensive stylish footwear, usually considered to be wore by "hippies", very comfortable shoes that are becoming more popular
Those who diss the Birks are missing out.
birk is a semi friendly insult usualy meaning fool or idiot. it has a similar meaning to plonker or wally. the word however stems from a more sinister background. a birk originaly was a name for somone that robbs graves, from the last name of a faimed grave robber. other potential origins are from cockney rhyming slang for cunt.
"tom you birk, you spilled my pint!" "we caught these two birks in the graveyard!" "let me feel your birk!"
short for Birkenstock sandals. usually found on the feet of students at liberal arts colleges.
Songs about Birks:
Birk's Works by Dizzy Gillespie from the Album New Faces
Birks Works (ala Mancini) by Arturo Sandoval from the Album Dear Diz (Every Day I Think Of You) [+digital booklet]
Birk's Works by Art Pepper from the Album Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section (OJC Remaster)
Twerk'n 4 Birk'n by Ester Dean from the Album Twerk'n 4 Birk'n - Single
Birk's Works by Ray Brown from the Album SuperBass 2
Birk's Works by Kenny Burrell from the Album At The Five Spot Cafe
Birks' Works by Dizzy Gillespie from the Album Birks Works: The Verve Big-Band Sessions
Books about Birks:
The Roman Law of Obligations (The Collected Papers of Peter Birks) by Peter Birks and Eric Descheemaeker (Sep 10, 2014)
Dizzy: The Life and Times of John Birks Gillespie by Donald L. Maggin (Mar 28, 2006)
Mapping the Law: Essays in Memory of Peter Birks by Andrew Burrows and Alan Rodger (Oct 19, 2006)
Dizzy: John Birks Gillespie in His 75th Year by Lee Tanner (Jan 1993)
Birks: Webster's Timeline History, 1603 - 2007 by Philip M. Parker (Jun 3, 2008)
Birk: Webster's Timeline History, 1750 - 2007 by Philip M. Parker (Jun 3, 2008)
Birks: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases by Icon Group (Nov 26, 2008)
Movies about Birks:
DIZZY: THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF JOHN BIRKS GILLESPIE 2001 -
Wiki information Birks:
John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer and occasional singer. Allmusic's Scott Yanow wrote, "Dizzy Gillespie's contributions to jazz were huge. One of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time, Gillespie was...
Birks Group is a designer, manufacturer and retailer of jewellery, timepieces, silverware and gifts, with stores and manufacturing facilities located in Canada and the United States. It operates stores under three different retail banners: 31 Maison...