- (poetic) Made of bark.
(third-person singular simple present barkens, present participle barkening, simple past and past participle barkened)
- (intransitive, UK dialectal, Scotland) To become hard or form a crust, like bark.
- (UK dialectal) To tan or dye with bark.
barken in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
bark + -en