noun /ˈbɒθ.i/
A small cottage, especially one for communal use in remote areas of northern Britain

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  • Bothy — Both yBoothy Booth y n.; pl. { ies} [Scottish. Cf. {Booth}.] A wooden hut or humble cot, esp. a rude hut or barrack for unmarried farm servants; a shepherd s or hunter s hut; a booth. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bothy — [bäth′ē] n. pl. bothies Chiefly Scot. a cottage or hut …   English World dictionary

  • Bothy — A bothy is a basic shelter, usually left unlocked and available for anyone to use without charge. It was also a term for basic accommodation usually for gardeners or other workers on an estate. Bothies are to be found in remote, mountainous areas …   Wikipedia

  • bothy — UK [ˈbɒθɪ] / US [ˈbɑθɪ] noun [countable] Word forms bothy : singular bothy plural bothies Scottish a small simple house with one or two rooms …   English dictionary

  • Bothy ballad — Bothy Ballads are songs sung by farm labourers, specifically in the northeast region of Scotland. Bothies are outbuildings on a farm, where unmarried farm labourers used to sleep often in harsh conditions. In the evening, to entertain themselves… …   Wikipedia

  • bothy ballad — noun A folk song dealing with country matters, usu bawdy • • • Main Entry: ↑bothy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bothy Band — The Bothy Band war eine irische Folkband, die von 1974 bis 1979 existierte. Sie gilt bis heute für viele Folkbands als Stil prägend. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft des Bandnamens 2 Bandgeschichte 3 Nach der Auflösung der Band 4 Diskografie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bothy band — A bothy band is a musical group which comes from the farming culture of nineteenth century Scotland. At that time agriculture was relatively labour intensive. As a result large farms often had a small community associated with them, the farm toun …   Wikipedia

  • Bothy Band — The Bothy Band The Bothy Band, groupe mythique de musique traditionnelle irlandaise, fut pour une grande part à l origine du regain d intérêt pour cette musique dans les années 1970. Sa brève carrière expira finalement dans les années 80. Membres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bothy Culture (album) — Infobox Album Name = Bothy Culture Type = studio Artist = Martyn Bennett Released = 1998 Recorded = 1998 Genre = Celtic Length = 58:24 Label = Rykodisc Producer = Martyn Bennett Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 [ …   Wikipedia

  • bothy — noun Etymology: Scots, probably from obsolete Scots both booth Date: 1771 chiefly Scottish hut …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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