nice Jewish boy
n. A Jewish and pleasant young man; "someone a Jewish mother wants her daughter to marry."
"Nice Jewish Boy seeks SJF to join him at the Matzo Ball" (Craigslist posting)
Languages of Origin
Who Uses This
- Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
- Non-Jews: (words that have spread outside of Jewish networks)
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- Australia / New Zealand
nice Jewish guy
Commonly abbreviated as NJB. Often used ironically or self-consciously. In pop culture, often indicates nebbishy traits and lack of traditional masculinity.
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