a narrow ledge or shelf typically at the top or bottom of a slope
a narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road
"the car pulled off onto the shoulder"
A narrow ledge or shelf, as along the top or bottom of a slope
A raised bank or path, especially the bank of a canal opposite the towpath
A terrace formed by wave action along a beach
A mound or bank of earth, used especially as a barrier or to provide insulation
A ledge between the parapet and the moat in a fortification
A strip of land between a street and sidewalk
To provide something with a berm
Origin: From berm, cognate of English brim.
alt. of Berme
A berm is a level space, shelf, or raised barrier separating two areas. The word berm originates in the Middle Dutch and German berme and came into usage in English via French.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bėrm, n. a ledge: esp. a fortification. [Fr. berme; Ger. berme.]
The numerical value of BERM in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of BERM in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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