One’s “Kith and Kin”.
|KIN| Self > Family > Clan > Tribe > Nation > Race.
|KITH| Friends, Associates, Acquaintances > Neighbors > Polity > Culture > Civilization.
(in anthropological or formal use) a person’s blood relations, regarded collectively.
relatives Â· relations Â· kin Â· kindred Â· family members Â· family Â· kith and kin Â· kinsmen/kinswomen Â· one’s own flesh and blood Â· blood relatives Â· connections Â· folks Â· people
acquaintances, friends, neighbors, or the like; persons living in the same general locality and forming a more or less cohesive group.
a group of people living in the same area and forming a culture with a common language, customs, economy, etc., usually endogamous.