a term used especially by a Jew to refer to a girl or woman who is not Jewish.
a term used especially by a Jew to refer to a Jewish girl or woman whose attitudes, behavior, or appearance are felt to resemble those of a gentile.
a term used by an observant Jew to refer to a Jewish woman who is not religious or is ignorant of Judaism.
- Compare shegetz.
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British Dictionary definitions for shiksa
a non-Jewish girl
a Jewish girl who fails to live up to traditional Jewish standards
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