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Princeton's WordNet

  1. James, James IVnoun

    a Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII; when England and France went to war in 1513 he invaded England and died in defeat at Flodden (1473-1513)

  2. James, James IInoun

    the last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701)

  3. James, James I, King James, King James Inoun

    the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)

  4. James, Jesse Jamesnoun

    United States outlaw who fought as a Confederate soldier and later led a band of outlaws that robbed trains and banks in the West until he was murdered by a member of his own gang (1847-1882)

  5. James, William Jamesnoun

    United States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910)

  6. James, Henry Jamesnoun

    writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)

  7. James, Saint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostlenoun

    (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament

  8. James, James Rivernoun

    a river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads

  9. James, James Rivernoun

    a river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri

  10. Epistle of James, Jamesnoun

    a New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle

Wiktionary

  1. Jamesnoun

    The twentieth book of the New Testament of the Bible, the general epistle of James.

  2. Jamesnoun

    One of two Apostles, James the Greater and James the Less, often identified with James, brother of Jesus.

  3. Jamesnoun

    popular since the Middle Ages. Also a common middle name.

Freebase

  1. James

    James are a British rock band from Manchester, England. They formed in 1982 and were active throughout the 1980s, but most successful during the 1990s. Their hit singles include "Come Home", "Sit Down", and "She's a Star" as well as their American college radio hit "Laid." Following the departure of lead singer Tim Booth in 2001, the band became inactive but re-formed in January 2007, returning for a new album and international tour. Up to 2010, the band had sold more than 25 million albums worldwide.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. James

    the name of three disciples of Christ; James, the elder son of Zebedee, by order of the high-priest was put to death by Herod Agrippa; James, the younger son of Alphæus; and James, the brother of the Lord, stoned to death.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'james' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #990

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'james' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1188

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of james in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of james in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of james in a Sentence

  1. Aretha Franklin:

    My aunt did not ask Jasper Williams Jr. to eulogize her before she passed away because dying is a topic that she never discussed with anyone, however, there were several people that my aunt admired that would have been outstanding individuals to deliver her eulogy including Dr. William J. Barber, Rev. Al Sharpton, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, Rev. James Holley and Pastor E.L. Branch.

  2. Fabien Levy:

    After multiple women made accusations that Gov. Cuomo sexually harassed them, the governor himself requested that Attorney General James oversee an independent investigation, the independent investigators selected are widely respected professionals, recognized for their legal and investigatory ability. To attack this investigation andattempt to undermine and politicize this process takes away from the bravery displayed by these women. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP.

  3. Siddhartha Dhar:

    I don't want to see another James Foley or Steven Sotloff or David Haines but unfortunately the way the West and the Europeans are going about things in terms of their policies with air strikes and intervening in the caliphate, sadly I can't see an end to this.

  4. James Shaw:

    I was just trying to live, i would rather you regard me as James, you know, just a regular person. Because I feel that everyone can do pretty much what I did.

  5. James Scott:

    The Cyber Shield Act could serve as a secure conduit to facilitate update and patch delivery James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology

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