- the memory of past events as preserved in a community
Examples from the Web for folk memory
Historical Examples of folk memory
And Douglas Hyde's dramas grow directly from the folk-memory.Poets and Dreamers
Lady Augusta Gregory and Others
It is that the folk-memory of the Druids and their magical practices is alone responsible for the Fairy-Faith.
This theory is that the whole fairy-belief has grown up out of a folk-memory of an actual Pygmy race.