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GOY (goyim)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does goy mean? 

GOY (noun)
  The noun GOY has 1 sense:

1. in this sense 'gentile' denotes a Christian as contrasted with a Jew; 'goy' is a derogatory word for Christians used by Jews

  Familiarity information: GOY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GOY (noun)


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Meaning:

In this sense 'gentile' denotes a Christian as contrasted with a Jew; 'goy' is a derogatory word for Christians used by Jews

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

goy; non-Jew; gentile

Hypernyms ("goy" is a kind of...):

Christian (a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "goy"):

shegetz (an offensive term for non-Jewish young man)


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