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- n. friends and acquaintances
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Acquaintance; kindred.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Knowledge; information.
- n. Education; in the plural, manners.
- n. One's friends or relatives collectively: now obsolete, except in the phrase kith and kin, one's own people and kindred.
- n. One's native land; home; country.
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- n. your friends and acquaintances
From Middle English kith ("kinsmen, relations"), from Old English cȳþþ, cȳþþu ("kinship, kinsfolk, relations"), from Proto-Germanic *kunþiþō (“knowledge, acquaintance”), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenǝ-, *ǵnō- (“to know”). Cognate with Old High German kundida ("kith"), kundī ("knowledge"), Gothic 𐌺𐌿𐌽𐌸𐌹 (kunþi, "knowledge"). More at couth, -th. (Wiktionary)