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folk
[fəʊk]
plural noun
1. gente (f) (familiar) (people)
  • the folk I work with la gente con la que trabajo
  • my/your folks mi/tu familia, mi/tu gente; (family) mis/tus padres (parents) (Estados Unidos)
adjective
2. (traditional)
  • folk dance baile (m) popular or regional
  • folk (music) música (f) folk or popular
  • folk singer cantante (sustantivo masculino) de folk
  • folk song canción (f) folk
  • folk tale cuento (m) popular
folk [fəʊk]
noun
1 (people) gente (f)
country/city folk la gente de campo/ciudad; ordinary folk la gente llana; they're strange folk here aquí la gente es algo rara; the common folk el pueblo; my folks (parents) mis viejos (informal) (m); (family) mi familia
the folks back home
the old folks los viejos; hello folks! ¡hola, amigos!
2
folk music See culture box in entry folk.
modifier
of ordinary people
folk art (n) artesanía (f) popular or tradicional
folk dance (n) baile (m) popular
this is a well-known folk dance called...
folk dancing (n) danza (f) folklórica
my hobbies are folkdancing, pottery...
folk music (n) (traditional) música (f) tradicional or folklórica; (contemporary) música (f) folk
folk rock (n) folk rock (m)
folk singer (n) cantante (m) de música folk
folk song (n) canción (f) tradicional
folk tale (n) cuento (m) popular
folk wisdom (n) saber (m) popular
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