folklore Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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folklorenoun [U]

uk   /ˈfəʊk.lɔːr/  us   /ˈfoʊk.lɔːr/
the ​traditionalstories and ​culture of a ​group of ​people: Her ​books are often ​based on folklore and fairy-tales. In ​Irish folklore, the ​leprechaun had a ​largepiece of ​gold. Arguments between ​directors and ​stars are ​part of the folklore of ​Hollywood.
(Definition of folklore from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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folklorenoun [U]

 us   /ˈfoʊkˌlɔr, -loʊr/
the ​traditionalstories, ​beliefs, and ​customs of a ​group of ​people
(Definition of folklore from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “folklore”
in Chinese (Simplified) 民间传说, 民俗…
in Chinese (Traditional) 民間傳說, 民俗…
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