industrial city in central England, 1086, Bermingehame, literally "homestead of the place (or people) named for Beorma, some forgotten Anglo-Saxon person, whose name probably is a shortening of Beornmund. The Birmingham in Alabama, U.S., was founded 1871 as an industrial center and named for the English city.
1. We'll go to a meeting in Birmingham and come straight back.
2. Helen is also 25 and from Birmingham, but the similarity ends there.
3. Fast work by the police in Birmingham had started producing circumstantial evidence.
4. I would be surprised, actually, if he left Birmingham.