Ken

a house.
sb. pl. cows —see Cow
A house. A bob ken, or a bowman ken; a well-furnished house, also a house that harbours thieves. Biting the ken; robbing the house.

a house.—Ancient cant. khan Gipsy  and Oriental.

⁂ All slang and cant words which end in ken , such as spielken spiniken , or boozingken , refer to houses, and are mainly of Gipsy origin.