What does the word gentile mean?

Usage examples for gentile

  1. Jewry was " sold" by the Gentile, and there went up a wail in Chancery Lane. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  2. The superior was to exercise not a domination which had become the mark of Gentile kings, but a service for the good of the governed such as Christ in all His ministry had shown. – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  3. We remember hearing him preach on one occasion on the return of the Jews, as a people, to Him whom they had rejected, and the effect which their sudden conversion could not fail to have on the unbelieving and Gentile world. – Leading Articles on Various Subjects by Hugh Miller