an island in the English Channel, northwest of Jersey; population 65,900 (est. 2009); capital, St. Peter Port.
an animal of a breed of dairy cattle from Guernsey, noted for producing rich, creamy milk.
Besides Jerseys and Holsteins, other US dairy breeds such as Ayrshires, Brown Swiss, Guernseys and Milking Shorthorn have been used successfully in pasture-based systems in different areas of the country.
a thick sweater made with oiled navy blue wool and originally worn by fishermen.