chosen people

noun, often capitalized C&P

Definition of chosen people

: a people that is considered or that considers itself to be chosen especially by God as his people and specially consecrated to holy purposes specifically : israelites

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“Chosen people.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chosen%20people. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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