Definitions for jacobiteˈdʒæk əˌbaɪt
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a supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts
A supporter of the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England and Scotland in the late 17th century
Origin: Jacobus, James
a partisan or adherent of James the Second, after his abdication, or of his descendants, an opposer of the revolution in 1688 in favor of William and Mary
one of the sect of Syrian Monophysites. The sect is named after Jacob Baradaeus, its leader in the sixth century
of or pertaining to the Jacobites
Origin: [L. Jacobus James: cf. F. Jacobite. See 2d Jack.]
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