A cow home
- a barn for cattle
- A cow household.
"cow-shed," Old English byre, perhaps regarding bur "cottage, dwelling, home" (see bower).
(n.) A cow household.
Thus the buildings forming the residence of a well-to-do farmer of the bo-aire class as described in the Laws, consisted of a living-house in which he slept and took his meals, a cookinghouse, a kiln for drying corn, a barn, a byre for calves, a sheepfold and a pigsty.