folklike

folkish

[foh-kish]
adjective
1.
of or resembling the common people: folkish crafts.
2.
resembling or based on folklore, folk music, or folk dances: a violin concerto that is strongly folkish.
Also, folklike [fohk-lahyk] .


Origin:
1935–40; folk + -ish1

folkishness, noun
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