What does jacobite mean?

Definitions for jacobiteˈdʒæk əˌbaɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jacobite(noun)

    a supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts


  1. Jacobite(Noun)

    A supporter of the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England and Scotland in the late 17th century

  2. Origin: Jacobus, James

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jacobite(noun)

    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

  2. Jacobite(noun)

    one of the sect of Syrian Monophysites. The sect is named after Jacob Baradaeus, its leader in the sixth century

  3. Jacobite(adj)

    of or pertaining to the Jacobites

  4. Origin: [L. Jacobus James: cf. F. Jacobite. See 2d Jack.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jacobite

    jak′o-bīt, n. an adherent of James II. and his descendants: in Church history, a Syrian monophysite, named after the 6th-century monk, Jacobus Baradæus.—adjs. Jac′obite, Jacobit′ic, -al.—n. Jac′obitism.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jacobite in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jacobite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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