What does the word jersey mean?

Usage examples for jersey

  1. The following letter he wrote me shortly after his arrival in this country, in response to an invitation to make me a few days' visit in Orange, New Jersey, where I was then residing. – Memories of a Musical Life by William Mason
  2. I'll tell you what I believe, she said, I think that man in the brown jersey is a German spy. – The School by the Sea by Angela Brazil
  3. " I think she's gone over to Jersey to get married, Bascom," said Tod, with a grin. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow