|1.||[ noun ] the month following August and preceding October|
|Related terms:||Gregorian_calendar_month fall Gregorian_calendar autumnal_equinox American_Indian_Day Citizenship_Day mid-September Labor_Day 9/11 Michaelmas|
|2.||[ noun ] people descended from a common ancestor|
|Synonyms:||family folk kinfolk kinsfolk phratry family_line|
"his family had lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
|Related terms:||lineage house name people dynasty homefolk|