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Yid (n.)

generally derogatory term for a Jew, 1874 (Hotten, apparently originally British English), from Yiddish use, where it was complimentary (see Yiddish).

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Definitions of Yid

yid (n.)
(ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew;
Synonyms: kike / hymie / sheeny
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