Jean definitions

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A strong, twilled cotton, traditionally used in making uniforms and work clothes.
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Pants made of jean, denim, or another durable fabric.
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A durable cotton cloth in a twill weave, used for work clothes and casual wear.
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Trousers of this material, often blue, or of denim, flannel, etc.
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A feminine name: var. Jeanne.
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Made of denim (as "jean jacket").
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A female given name.
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Origin of jean

From the Middle English Gene ("Genoa"), from the Old French Jannes. Bleu de Gênes (“Genovese blue”) was a blue dye made in Genoa used to tint the denim cloth produced in Nîmes (de Nîmes).