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From Yiddish שייגעץ (sheygets), from Hebrew שֶׁקֶץ (shékets, abomination).

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shegetz (plural shkotzim or shegetzes)

  1. (offensive) A gentile, a non-Jewish male.

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  1. ^ Fred Kogos, Dictionary of Yiddish Slang and Idioms (1968, ISBN 0806503475