Definition of goy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɡɔɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ɡɔɪ//
(pl. goyim
BrE BrE//ˈɡɔɪɪm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡɔɪɪm//
, goys)
(informal, often offensive)
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a word used by Jewish people for a person who is not Jewish Word Originfrom Hebrew gōy ‘people, nation’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: goy