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Meaning of KINFOLK

Pronunciation:  'kin`fowk

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  people descended from a common ancestor; "his family had lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"

KINFOLK is a 7 letter word that starts with K.


 Synonyms: family, family line, folk, kinsfolk, phratry, sept
 See Also: ancestry, blood, blood line, bloodline, descent, dynasty, gens, homefolk, house, line, line of descent, lineage, name, origin, parentage, pedigree, people, stock



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: agnate, ancestry, blood, blood relation, blood relative, clansman, cognate, collateral, collateral relative, connections, consanguinean, distaff side, distant relation, enate, family, flesh, flesh and blood, folks, german, kin, kindred, kinnery, kinsfolk, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, kith and kin, near relation, next of kin, people, posterity, relations, relatives, sib, sibling, spear kin, spear side, spindle kin, spindle side, sword side, tribesman, uterine kin