Main meanings of Jewy in English

: Jewy1Jewy2

Jewy1

Pronunciation /ˈdʒuːi/

noun

informal
  • A Jewish person. Usually derogatory and offensive.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Jew + -y.

Main meanings of Jewy in English

: Jewy1Jewy2

Jewy2

Pronunciation /ˈdʒuːi/

adjective

informal
  • Resembling or characteristic of a Jewish person; having characteristics attributed to Jewish people. Usually derogatory and offensive.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Wetmore Story (1819–1895). From Jew + -y.