noun Yiddish: Often Disparaging.
Examples from the Web for shiksa
Of course, Jewish mothers worry endlessly about their sons falling prey to the seductive powers of the shiksa.
noun often derogatory (used by Jews)
Word Origin for shiksa
"gentile girl," in Jewish culture, dismissive or disparaging, 1892, from Yiddish shikse, from Hebrew siqsa, from sheqes "a detested thing" + fem. suffix -a.