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1. gentile

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnˌtaɪl'] a Christian as contrasted with a Jew.

Synonyms

  • non-Jew
  • Christian
  • goy

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • gentilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

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Rhymes with Gentile

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How do you pronounce gentile?

Pronounce gentile as ˈʤɛnˌtaɪl.

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Sentences with gentile


1. Noun, singular or mass
Castile soap has been used for centuries as a gentile and affective cleaning agent.

2. Adjective
And, being a Moabite woman, she received God's blessings despite her status as a gentile woman.

Quotes about gentile


1. I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile.
- Anonymous, Holy Bible: The New King James Version

2. When someone uses Philosophy as an indispensable tool for tackling Theology and knows no other way for approaching that scripture-related Science, then you must have already figured out by now that he is a gentile who is standing right before you.
- Ibrahim Ibrahim

2. gentile

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnˌtaɪl'] a person who is not a member of one's own religion; used in this sense by Mormons and Hindus.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor

Etymology

  • gentilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

3. gentile

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnˌtaɪl'] a person who does not acknowledge your god.

Synonyms

  • infidel
  • nonreligious person
  • paynim
  • pagan
  • idol worshiper
  • idoliser
  • idolizer
  • heathen

Antonyms

  • follower
  • bad guy
  • partisan
  • leader

Etymology

  • gentilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

4. gentile

noun. ['ˈdʒɛnˌtaɪl'] a Christian.

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person

Etymology

  • gentilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)
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