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From Middle English bechen, from Old English bēċen (made of beechwood, beechen), Proto-Germanic *bōkīnaz, equivalent to beech +‎ -en. Cognate with Dutch beuken (beechen).

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beechen (not comparable)

  1. Consisting or made of the wood or bark of the beech.

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beechen

  1. Alternative form of bechen

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