Definition of New Jersey in English:

New Jersey

proper noun

  • A state in the north-eastern US, on the Atlantic coast; population 8,682,661 (est. 2008); capital, Trenton. Colonized by Dutch settlers and ceded to Britain in 1664, it became one of the original thirteen states of the Union (1787).

Pronunciation

New Jersey

/njuː ˈdʒəːzi/