Is it pronounced gist or jist?

Gist means “essence” or “the main point.” In a legal context, gist is the grounds of a legal action. Jist is a common misspelling of gist.

What does gist mean?

1 : the ground (see ground entry 1 sense 4a) of a legal action. 2 : the main point or part : essence the gist of an argument.

How do you pronounce Gist Github?

“jist” is correct.

How do you pronounce Gin?