14th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English oken, okin, from oke oak + -en, -in -en entry 1, replacing Old English ǣcen, from a mutated form of Old English āc "oak" joined with the same suffix
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“Oaken.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oaken. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.
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