Jew: a very offensive term of contempt
Origin of yid; from Yiddish
Used as a disparaging term for a Jew.
Origin of yidYiddish, from Middle High German j&udie;de; see Yiddish.
(plural yidden or yids)
- Alternative capitalization of Yid
- (offensive slang, ethnic slur) A Jew
Back-formation from Yiddish.