goy

play
noun \ˈgȯi\

Definition of goy

plural

goyim

play \ˈgȯi-əm\ also

goys

sometimes disparaging

  1. :  gentile 1

goyish

play \ˈgȯi-ish\ adjective, sometimes disparaging

Origin and Etymology of goy

Yiddish, from Hebrew gōy people, nation


First Known Use: 1841

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