Definition of Noachide in English:

Noachide

(also Noachid)

noun

  • In plural The descendants of Noah; any of the ancient peoples of the Middle East notionally descended from Noah, (occasionally) only those other than the Jews; mankind as a whole. Now chiefly historical.

adjective

  • Noachian.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Athenian Oracle. From post-classical Latin Noachidae, plural from Noach + -idae; in form Noachides (plural) via French Noachides, plural.

Pronunciation

Noachide

/ˈnəʊəkɪd/