- The definition of byre means a barn for cows.
An example of a byre is a barn on a British dairy farm.
This cow barn in England might be called a byre.
Brit. a cow barn
Origin of byreMiddle English and amp; Old English hut; akin to bower
A barn for cows.
Origin of byreMiddle English, from Old English b&ymacron;re; see bheu&schwa;- in Indo-European roots.
From Old English bȳre