"he wrote to his folks every day"
folk, folks, common people(noun)
people in general (often used in the plural)
"they're just country folk"; "folks around here drink moonshine"; "the common people determine the group character and preserve its customs from one generation to the next"
The members of one's household; especially one's parents and immediate family.
My folks visit us at Christmas.
People in general; everybody or anybody.
Lots of folks like to travel during the holidays.
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
Origin: [AS. folc; akin to D. volk, OS. & OHG. folk, G. volk, Icel. flk, Sw. & Dan. folk, Lith. pulkas crowd, and perh. to E. follow.]
The numerical value of folks in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of folks in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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