(noun) “[T]he unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture” (Princeton University 2010).
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- Plural: folklores
- A (noun) folklorist studies (adjective) folkloric traditions.
- Folklore is a type of traditional knowledge.
- Informally called lore.
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