Also: Berkano or Berkanan (Proto-Germanic), Bjarkan or Bjarken (Younger Futhark),
Beorc (Futhorc), Bairkan (Gothic)
Latin Alphabet: B
Literal Translation: Birch (tree) or Birch Goddess
Esoteric: Birth, Sanctuary
In divination, the Futhark rune Berkana may be interpreted in two ways-
birth and beginnings, life changes, shelter, liberation, sanctuary,
or deceit, sterility, stagnation, insecurity.