Jew·​ess ˈjü-əs How to pronounce Jewess (audio)
sometimes offensive
: a Jewish girl or woman

Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Jewess was in the 14th century

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“Jewess.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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