Definition of folks:
- In Anglo- Saxon times, the people of a group of townships or villages; a community; a tribe.
- People in general, or a separate class of people; - generally used in the plural form, and often with a qualifying adjective; as, the old folks; poor folks.
- The persons of one's own family; as, our folks are all well.
- "A Little Union Scout", Joel Chandler Harris.
- "Fated to Be Free", Jean Ingelow.
- "Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi", George H. Devol.