Jacobean definition

jăkə-bēən
Of James I of England.
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A prominent figure during this period.
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Of the period in England when he was king (1603-25)
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Of or having to do with the reign of James I of England or his times.
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Alternative spelling of Jacobean.
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A poet or other person of this period.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of jacobean - jacobaean

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
jacobean
Plural:
jacobeans

Origin of jacobean

  • From New Latin Iacobaeus from Late Latin Iacōbus, Iacobus James, Jacob Jacob

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition