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folky

[foh-kee] /ˈfoʊ ki/
noun, plural folkies, adjective, folkier, folkiest.
1.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; folk + -y2
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British Dictionary definitions for folky

folkie

/ˈfəʊkɪ/
noun (pl) -ies
1.
a devotee of folk music
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Word Origin and History for folky
adj.

"characteristic of the common people," 1914, from folk + -y (2). Old English had folcisc "popular, secular, common."

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