Name: Jersey

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jersey

  • Meaning:
    Earth isle
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  • Meaning:
    Close-fitting, knitted sweater or shirt.
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  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (JER zee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Jersey)
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Miscellaneous Info for Jersey

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    Most likely associated with the state of New Jersey in the US, Jersey is also the name of a dairy cattle known for producing milk with a high butter fat content and the island of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands.
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