Definition of Folklore. Meaning of Folklore. Synonyms of Folklore

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Definition of Folklore

Folklore
Folklore Folk"lore`, n., or Folk lore Folk" lore` . Tales, legends, or superstitions long current among the people. --Trench.

Meaning of Folklore from wikipedia

- Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encomp****es the traditions common to that culture, subculture or...
- Folklore of Italy refers to the folklore and urban legends of Italy. Italian folk dance Tarocco Piemontese Illes, Judika. Encyclopedia of Spirits: The...
- English folklore consists of the myths and legends of England, including the English region's mythical creatures, traditional recipes, urban legends, proverbs...
- br├╣naidh or gruagach (Scottish Gaelic), is a household spirit from Scottish folklore that is said to come out at night while the owners of the house are asleep...
- Scandinavian folklore or Nordic folklore is the folklore of Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and the Faroe Islands. It has common roots with, and has...
- Folklore is a body of expressive culture shared by a particular group of people. Folklore may also refer to: Folklore (16 Horsepower album) (2002) Folklore...
- Scottish folklore encomp****es the folklore of the Scottish people from their earliest records until today. Folklorists, both academic and amateur, have...
- Folklore studies, also known as folkloristics, and occasionally tradition studies or folk life studies in the United Kingdom, is the branch of anthropology...
- Germanic folklore is the folklore of the Germanic peoples: Proto-Germanic folklore Dutch folklore English folklore German folklore Scandinavian folklore Lowland...
- folklore is the folk tradition which has developed in Germany over a number of centuries. It shares many characteristics with Scandinavian folklore and...