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Thread #122508   Message #2688457
Posted By: Jeri
27-Jul-09 - 08:21 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: What is Folklore?
Subject: RE: Folklore: What is Folklore?
From Merriam-Webster:
1 : traditional customs, tales, sayings, dances, or art forms preserved among a people   
2 : a branch of knowledge that deals with folklore   
3 : an often unsupported notion, story, or saying that is widely circulated