Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. One's acquaintances and relatives.
  • n.pl. One's relatives.

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  • n. both friends and family

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. kindred more or less remote.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Middle English kith, from Old English cȳth, kinsfolk, neighbors.

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Literally, albeit archaically, friends (“kith”) and family (“kin”).

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