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Old 01-04-2017, 08:48 PM   #61
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Originally Posted by Furienna
Actually, I think I have to stand corrected.

The "y" in Jersey was most likely originally pronounced as a "j" sound and used as a consonant.

Probably not, must words that end in a "Y." The "Y" is a vowel.
When I made the list, I saw the three "E's" and didn't even think about the "Y"

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