Definition of Birman in English:

Birman

Line breaks: Bir¦man
Pronunciation: /ˈbəːmən
 
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noun

  • A cat of a long-haired breed, typically with a cream body, dark head, tail, and legs, and white paws.
    More example sentences
    • In all probability the soulmates that joined forces to create the Birman were Siamese cats and longhair, bicolored Angoras.
    • My Birman, Karma, was quite offended at this intrusion, but he finally adapted.
    • The ideal Birman is a large, strongly built, elongated and stocky cat, neither svelte nor cobby.

Origin

variant of Burman.

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