There were three tables between the bar and the four booths that lined the far wall.
According to Dr Jakob Jakobsen, the name means the voe (waa) of the skollas, or booths, occupied by the men who came to attend the meeting of the ling, or open-air law court, which assembled in former days on an island in the Loch of Tingwall (hence its name), about 3 m.
The bazaar, or carsija, is a labyrinth of dark lanes, lined with booths, where embroideries, rugs, embossed fire-arms, filagree-work in gold and silver, and other native wares are displayed.
FEAST OF TABERNACLES, the autumn festival of the Israelites, beginning on the 15th of Tishri and celebrated by residing for the seven succeeding days in rustic booths (Heb.
In Jewish practice the concluding feast is not held in booths, and Maimonides (More*, iii.
At the Hindu Festival of Dasara, which lasted nine days from the new moon of October, tents made of canvas or booths made of branches were erected in front of the temples.
The custom of dwelling, for part of the day at least, in booths, is still kept up by orthodox Jews, who have temporary huts covered with branches erected in their courtyards, and those who are not in possession of a house with a backyard often go to pathetic extremes in order to fulfil the law by making holes in roofs, across which branches are placed.
The annual festivals are the passover, the harvest feast, the Baala Mazalat or feast of tabernacles (during which, however, no booths are built), the day of covenant or assembly and Abraham's day.
The streets are for the most part badly paved and very narrow, a small square in the marketplace, overlooked by airy coffee-booths, being almost the only open space.
He then effected an unexpected reconciliation with Esau, passed to Succoth, where he built "booths" for his cattle (hence its name), and reached Shechem.
It is also a Jewish liturgical term, and was applied specifically to the "hosanna" branches carried in procession in the Feast of Booths or Tabernacles, the seventh day of which was called the Hosanna-day (so also in Syrian usage; cf.
The Butlers held both barony and manor till 1586, when the barony lapsed and the manor passed after some vicissitudes to the Irelands of Bewsey, then to the Booths and in 1769 to the Blackburns.
Bookstalls and other booths were numerous at a somewhat later date.
The fire broke out on the night of the 18th of July, 64, among the wooden booths at the south-east end of the Circus Maximus.
The night should be spent in devotion, but the coffee booths do a lively trade, and songs are as common as prayers.
The Massoth or feast of unleavened cakes (which marked the beginning of the corn-harvest), and the Asiph (" ingathering," later called succoth, " booths") which marked the close of all the year's ingathering of vegetable products.
It was held by the Asshetons from 1335 to 1515, when it passed by marriage to the Booths of Dunham Massey, and is now held by the earl of Stamford, the representative of that family.
The red vinyl booths work well to complete the vintage feel to the cozy restaurant.
Located in the heart of Boston's Back Bay neighborhood, 29 Newbury gives diners a taste of upscale dining mixed with relaxed comfort by featuring intimate booths and dim lighting indoors, and umbrella-covered tables for outdoor, sidewalk dining.
Lin's China Jade (4050 SW Cedar Hills Blvd, Beaverton) is a magnet for Chinese-food lovers from across the city, pulling them west to its comfy booths.
Seating offers booths, and has an atmosphere built with sky lights, a fireplace and an outdoor garden area.
This tiny diner consists of about eight booths and a counter, but serves up the best breakfast around and is extremely low priced.
The atmosphere is casual and friendly with comfortable booths.
Comrie AvenueJohnstown, NY 12095(518) 762-3931 Friendly's Ice Cream Shop Red, vinyl booths and a diner feel is the hallmark of this "ice cream parlor plus cafe," located in Johnstown.
The extensive menu features American cuisine and guests have their choice of rooms to dine in, from an old-fashioned diner with booths and a counter, to a marble terrace, sun-drenched garden room, or a warm tavern, to name just a few.
Its interior is warm and inviting, with red leather booths set against cherry wood walls in the main dining room.
It's modern and bright, with mahogany paneling, tin ceilings, unpolished brass accents, drop pendant lights, black leather booths, and a center bar.
T-Berry's Cafe Dining at T-Berry's is like having Sunday dinner at Grandma's house (though there's no need to dress up!) Grab a seat in one of the booths, settle back, and enjoy hefty platters of downhome-style cooking, with a Southern touch.
The restaurant offers an arcade area for kids to play in as well as spacious Hollywood-style booths.
However, the Melting Pot is uniquely romantic because of its cuisine, as well as the cozy booths and low light level.
The main dining room has large booths, tables and stained glass windows.
With private booths, hip wallpaper, and folksy photographs, the dining room has a casual atmosphere.
Once you're at Kells, take the stairs down to the cellar to find the Cigar Room, where cozy wooden booths and tables make you feel like you've arrived in Ireland.
The vintage red booths add to the atmosphere of a bygone era.
Trattoria Contadina Trattoria Contadina is a classic Italian supper club with plush leather booths and a view of Washington Square, North Beach's central park and gathering place.
The restaurant has booths and tables, and the kitchen is open to viewing.
The dining room is a combination of old world and modern designs with comfortable booths and tables for 2, 4, or 6.
It's clubroom atmosphere, with leather chairs and booths, and an upscale lounge make it a favorite of Bostonians.
Clark St.(312) 467-0300A traditional Thai restaurant in the heart of Chicago's River North district, Singha offers an array of authentic Thai food in a comfortable, unique atmosphere (the booths are sunken into the floor) that is fun for the whole family.
With spacious booths, original graffiti-covered walls (patrons are welcome to leave their personal mark) and outdoor dining when the weather permits, Gino's East offers great dining at a great value.
Rather than relying on standard booths and cloth-covered dining tables, the Oasis Grille features overstuffed chairs and sofas that give the venue the look and feel of a lounge.
Being of the nature of a pilgrimage feast the booths were temporary erections for the accommodation of the pilgrims. But in early Jewish tradition, in both Yahvist and Elohist sources of the Pentateuch (Exod.
15 the trees whose branches were used for making the booths appear to differ from those mentioned in Lev.