Meaning of Guernsey

Guern•sey

Pronunciation: (gûrn'zē), [key]
— pl. -seys
  1. one of the Channel Islands, in the English Channel. With adjacent islands: 51,138; 24 sq. mi. (63 sq. km).
  2. one of a breed of dairy cattle, raised originally on the Isle of Guernsey, producing rich, golden-tinted milk.
  3. (l.c.) a close-fitting knitted woolen shirt worn by sailors and soccer or Rugby players.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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