shikse
noun see shiksa

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  • shikse — noun /ˈʃɪksə/ A female Gentile. My father…and a shikse? Can’t be. Was beyond his ken. My own father – fucked shikses? I’ll admit under duress that he fucked my mother…but shikses? I can no more imagine him knocking over a gas station …   Wiktionary

  • shikse — n American a non Jewish female. A Yiddish term used by Jews of gentiles often, but now adays not always, pejoratively …   Contemporary slang

  • shikse — shik·se …   English syllables

  • shikse — noun a derogatory term used by Jews to refer to non Jewish women • Syn: ↑shiksa • Usage Domain: ↑disparagement, ↑depreciation, ↑derogation, ↑Yiddish • Hypernyms: ↑woman, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • shiksa — or shikse noun Etymology: Yiddish shikse, feminine of sheygets non Jewish boy, from Hebrew sheqeṣ blemish, abomination Date: 1872 1. often disparaging a non Jewish girl or woman 2. a Jewish girl or woman who does not observe Jewish precepts used… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of English words of Yiddish origin — For Yiddish words used by English speaking Jews (that are not necessarily English), see Yiddish words used by English speaking Jews. This is a list of English words of Yiddish origin, many of which have entered the English language by way of… …   Wikipedia

  • Shiksa — (Yiddish: yi. שיקסע) or shikse , is a Yiddish word that has moved into English usage, mostly in North American Jewish culture, that is used as a mock pejorative term for a non Jewish woman. Traditionally, the word shiksa is used to refer to a non …   Wikipedia

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  • Schickse — (Jiddisch: שיקסע schikse f, שיקסעס schikses pl von Hebräisch שֶקֶץ šeqeẓ, „Unreines, Abscheu“[1]) bezeichnet ursprünglich eine nichtjüdische Frau. [2]Das Wort ist aber auch ein jiddisches Schimpfwort, das über das Rotwelsche Eingang in die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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