folklore

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compound of folk + lore, coined in 1846 by William Thoms to replace terms such as "popular antiquities". Thoms imitated German terms such as Volksüberlieferung ("popular tradition").

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folklore (countable and uncountable, plural folklores)

  1. The tales, legends and superstitions of a particular ethnic population.

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folklore m (uncountable)

  1. folklore

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English folklore, from folk + lore.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɔlkloːrə/, [fʌlɡ̊ˈloːɐ], [fʌlˈkʰloːɐ]

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folklore c (singular definite folkloren, not used in plural form)

  1. folklore

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French[edit]

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From English

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folklore m (plural folklores)

  1. folklore

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