Meaning of Jew York in English:

Jew York

Pronunciation /ˌdʒuː ˈjɔːk/


slang, derogatory, offensive
  • A name for: New York.

    With derogatory reference to the large number of Jewish people resident in New York.


Early 20th century; earliest use found in Cosmopolitan Magazine. Blend of Jew and the name of New York.