noun Bir·man \ˈbər-mən\

Definition of Birman

  1. :  a long-haired domestic cat of a breed originating in Burma (Myanmar) and resembling the Siamese in eye color and coat pattern but much stockier in build with paws symmetrically marked with white

Origin and Etymology of birman

variant of Burman

First Known Use: 1973

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