Meaning of JEAN in English
[jean] n [short for jean fustian, fr. ME Gene Genoa, Italy + fustian] (1577) 1: a durable twilled cotton cloth used esp. for sportswear and work clothes
2: pants that are usu. close-fitting and made esp. of jean or denim--usu. used in pl.
Merriam-Webster English vocab. Английский словарь Merriam Webster. 2012