kinfolk


plural noun Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.

  1. relatives or kindred.

pl n

  1. mainly US and Canadian another word for kinsfolk
n.

also kin-folk, 1802, principally American English, but the earliest references are British, from kin (n.) + folk (n.). Kinsfolk is recorded from 1844.

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