1) A regional word for a kind of coarse linen, a variant of ‘straiken’ which has been recorded in Scotland and north-east England.
1535 vij lynyn schetys, ij strykyns, Mappleton
1536 ij payre of sheites of strykynges, Killingwoldgraves
1558 to my sister ... two paire of strikings, Beverley
1588 3 peire of harden sheetes one paire of strikinges, South Cave.