An archaic word meaning "family". This is mostly unused in modern times, except for in certain backwoods regions of the nation (south of the Mason-Dixon line), where society has become stagnant and inbred.
I tol' you how many times Jimmy Dean, taint right to go fornicatin' wit' animals. Y'all s'posed to do that wit' yor kinfolk.
by J W Fokker October 17, 2003
someone who you consider being a relative but really isn't
james is my kinfolk
by sean October 20, 2003
Word used in the same reference as "bro", or "whodie", to a person that you know. Mostly used in eastern Texas.
Whats up kin folk?
by Mike Jones March 25, 2003
hillbilly way to say family and or person related to you
That girl Emily is my kinfolk
by Anonymous October 20, 2003