kinsfolk

plural noun
kins·​folk | \ ˈkinz-ˌfōk How to pronounce kinsfolk (audio) \

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15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Kinsfolk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kinsfolk. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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