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Popular Baby Names in Jersey, 2019 –

Popular Baby Names in Jersey, 2019 – | Name News | Scoop.it
According to Jersey’s Superintendent Registrar, the most popular baby names on the island of Jersey in 2019 were Olivia and Oliver. Here are Jersey’s top 10 girl names and top 10 boy names of 2019:…
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Popular Baby Names in Jersey, 2014-2016

Popular Baby Names in Jersey, 2014-2016 | Name News | Scoop.it
Emily and Oliver were the most popular baby names on the island of Jersey from 2014 to 2016.
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A primer on Jèrriais names

Jèrriais is the language of the island of Jersey, one of the Channel Islands off the coast of France and close to Great Britain. It's a Romance language, one of the varieties of Norman spoken in the Channel Islands. Jèrriais is among the langues d'oïl, a group of Gallo–Romance languages. Others include Picard, Walloon, Dgèrnésiais, Sercquiais, Lorrain, and Bourguignon-Morvandiau. Sadly,…
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Hello Jersey! What with one thing and another, the Channel Islands have been high on my radar this week, and this is the perfect way to round them off.

 

What do you think of Cliément, Malquamme, Rollon, Edelène, Mêrrienne, Soucique, and the rest of these names?

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Popular Baby Names in Jersey, 2018 –

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According to the Annual Statement published by Jersey’s Superintendent Registrar, the most popular baby names on the island of Jersey (the largest of the Channel Islands) in 2018 were Sienna …
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Jersey's most popular baby names for 2018 revealed | Channel

Jersey's most popular baby names for 2018 revealed | Channel | Name News | Scoop.it
The most popular names given to babies in Jersey last year have been revealed.

Sienna and Leo topped the poll in the Annual Statement by Jersey's Superintendent Registrar, which identifies trends in births, deaths and marriages.

The list below shows the top 10 names registered in Jersey, beginning with the most popular, for girls and boys in 2018.
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Jersey's most popular baby names revealed

Jersey's most popular baby names revealed | Name News | Scoop.it
Read the latest Channel stories, Jersey's most popular baby names revealed on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Channel news
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Sounds interesting, but I can't find the source for this (surely it would be on www.gov.je?)

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