Harvest-home

Related to Harvest-home: Harvest festival

Har´vest-home´

    (~hōm)
n.1.The gathering and bringing home of the harvest; the time of harvest.
Showed like a stubble land at harvest-home.
- Shak.
2.The song sung by reapers at the feast made at the close of the harvest; the feast itself.
3.A service of thanksgiving, at harvest time, in the Church of England and in the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States.
4.The opportunity of gathering treasure.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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And the small chapel resounded to the sound of all those well-loved hymns of harvest-home.
Then, back in town, would come the harvest-home fiesta with plenty of eating and drinking.
Harvesting is done the old fashioned way, by cuadrillas, many of whom have worked here for forty years, although it now starts a month earlier than was traditional and is rounded off by an old-fashioned remate, or open-air harvest-home picnic.