countryfolk

[ kuhn-tree-fohk ]
/ ˈkʌn triˌfoʊk /

noun (used with a plural verb)

people living or raised in the country; rustics.
people from the same country; compatriots.

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Also called countrypeople.

Origin of countryfolk

First recorded in 1540–50; country + folk
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