Of the period in England when he was king (1603-25)
Of or having to do with the reign of James I of England or his times.
Alternative spelling of Jacobean.
A poet or other person of this period.
Alternative Form of jacobean -
Other Word Forms
Origin of jacobean
From New Latin Iacobaeusfrom Late Latin Iacōbus, IacobusJames, JacobJacob
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Jacobean Sentence Examples
It is a fine example of a Jacobean mansion, with a beautiful fountain in the middle of the court-yard.
The former royal palaces of Westminster and of Whitehall, of which the fine Jacobean banqueting hall remains, are described under Westminster.
It consists mainly of one broad street, in which a majority of the houses are Jacobean; those on the north side, which have projecting upper storeys, forming the colonnade commended in the Diary of Samuel Pepys for 1668.