Origin of Jew
usage note for Jew
OTHER WORDS FROM Jewnon-Jew, noun
Other definitions for Jew (2 of 2)
How to use Jew in a sentence
But the enemy of the new emirs is neither the Jew nor the Christian, it is the godless militant defending secularism.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Marrying another Jew was not just a personal simcha (joy), but one for the community.My Week on Jewish Tinder|Emily Shire|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
An Australian woman in her late twenties told me she was an “honorary Jew” with no actual Jewish heritage.I Ate Potato Pancakes Til I Plotzed|Emily Shire|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the book, there is a real guy named Gadbeck who was a German Jew who lived in Berlin the whole time during World War II.How The Cold War Endgame Played Out In The Rubble Of The Berlin Wall|William O’Connor|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To me, being a Jew carries a low-grade paranoia that is both an overreaction and entirely justified, based on history.Gaza, You're No Good For My Marriage|Josh Robin|August 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was crowned by a wide-brimmed bowler hat which the man wore pressed down upon his ears like a Jew pedlar.Dope|Sax Rohmer
He had no other opportunity; for the Jew remained very surly and silent till night, when he prepared to go abroad.
You may burn a candle, said the Jew, putting one upon the table; and heres a book for you to read till they come to fetch you.
Here, said Toby, as the young Jew placed some fragments of food and a bottle upon the table, Success to the crack!
The Jew was no sooner alone, than his countenance resumed its former expression of anxiety and thought.