jersey

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From a typical fisherman's sweater used on the island of Jersey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jersey (countable and uncountable, plural jerseys)

  1. (countable) A garment knitted from wool, worn over the upper body.
    Synonym: jumper, pullover, sweater
  2. (countable) A shirt worn by a member of an athletic team, usually oversized, typically depicting the athlete's name and team number as well as the team's logotype.
    Synonym: guernsey (Australian)
  3. (uncountable) A type of fabric knit

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒøːzi/ (in imitation of original pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈjersey̯/, [ˈje̞rs̠e̞y̯] (Finnicized pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈjersei̯/, [ˈje̞rs̠e̞i̯] (Finnicized pronunciation)

Noun[edit]

jersey

  1. jersey (type of fabric knit)
    Synonym: jerseyneulos

Usage notes[edit]

  • Many of the inflected forms are somewhat awkward to use, but corresponding forms of the synonymous jerseyneulos can be substituted for them.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jersey (Kotus type 21/rosé, no gradation)
nominative jersey jerseyt
genitive jerseyn jerseyiden
jerseyitten
partitive jerseytä jerseyitä
illative jerseyhin
jerseyhyn
jerseyihin
singular plural
nominative jersey jerseyt
accusative nom. jersey jerseyt
gen. jerseyn
genitive jerseyn jerseyiden
jerseyitten
partitive jerseytä jerseyitä
inessive jerseyssä jerseyissä
elative jerseystä jerseyistä
illative jerseyhin
jerseyhyn
jerseyihin
adessive jerseyllä jerseyillä
ablative jerseyltä jerseyiltä
allative jerseylle jerseyille
essive jerseynä jerseyinä
translative jerseyksi jerseyiksi
instructive jerseyin
abessive jerseyttä jerseyittä
comitative jerseyineen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jersey m (plural jerseys)

  1. jersey

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Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English jersey.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xerˈsei/, [xerˈsei̯]

Noun[edit]

jersey m (plural jerséis)

  1. sweater, pullover
    Synonyms: suéter, chomba