What does jacobean mean?

Definitions for jacobeanˌdʒæk əˈbi ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jacobean(adj)

    any distinguished personage during the reign of James I

  2. Jacobean(adj)

    of or relating to James I or his reign or times

    "Jacobean writers"


  1. Jacobean(Noun)

    A partisan of James I and of the House of Stuart.

  2. Jacobean(Adjective)

    Relating to a Jacob or James.

  3. Jacobean(Adjective)

    Relating to or characteristic of the reign of James VI and I (of Scotland and England).

  4. Origin: From Jacobaeus

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jacobean(adj)

    alt. of Jacobian

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jacobean

    jak-o-bē′an, adj. of the period of James I. of England (1603-25).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jacobean in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jacobean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Cottis:

    It's a Shakespearean play that you are unlikely to have seen before. You can put yourself in the position of how the original Jacobean audience would have seen it.

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