Birkenhead

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biographical name Bir·ken·head \ˈbər-kən-ˌhed\

Definition of Birkenhead

  1. 1st Earl of 1872–1930 Frederick Edwin Smith English jurist and statesman


Birkenhead

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geographical name Bir·ken·head \ˈbər-kən-ˌhed, ˌbər-kən-ˈ\

Definition of Birkenhead

  1. borough of northwestern England in Merseyside on the estuary of the Mersey River opposite Liverpool population 123,907


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