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non-Jewish

adj
1. (Judaism) Judaism not practising Judaism
2. (Peoples) anthropol not a member of the Semitic people who claim descent from the ancient Hebrew people of Israel, are spread throughout the world, and are linked by cultural or religious ties
3. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Christian Church Christian, as contrasted with Jewish. See also Gentile
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His conclusion that "male, unskilled, non-Jewish day laborers and dockworkers" (181) were the chief perpetrators of the crimes agrees with my findings and those of Charters Wynn in his recent book on the Donbass pogroms.
I wrote this poem when we started reading the book of Shemot this year, but its core feelings have been with me since my non-Jewish childhood in Germany: grief, and the longing to find and get to know what was lost.
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Callers to the hotline are given a number of choices from a menu in which a recorded voice refers to a non-Jewish man as a "goy," a derogatory term for a non-Jew.
When her will was read, her family was shocked to learn that the woman, who requested to remain anonymous, left her considerable fortune, as well as her apartment and her reparation payments, to her next door neighbor, a non-Jewish immigrant to Israel.
The Israel Air Force will receive its first non-Jewish pilot next week, when Andrei (whose last name is classified) receives his wings at the end of a long flight course.
"Are you converted, yet?" she teased our non-Jewish tour organizer, then admonished him for not confirming about attending her Passover Seder the following week.
New data presented by Immigrant Absorption Ministry reveals Israelis are highly supportive of immigration and the conversion process, but are concerned that increased non-Jewish immigration into Israel may cause assimilation of the Jewish culture.
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Booker would eventually become co-president of Boteach's L'Chaim Societyits first non-Jewish leaderand would maintain a decades-long friendship with the rabbi and an immersion in Jewish study.
The automation will cost $10 million a year, and those processes that cannot be automated will be performed by 150 non-Jewish employees to be hired.

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