Associations to the word «Jacobean»

Wiktionary

JACOBEAN, adjective. Relating to a Jacob or James.
JACOBEAN, adjective. Relating to or characteristic of the reign of James VI and I (of Scotland and England).
JACOBEAN, noun. A partisan of James I and of the House of Stuart.
JACOBEAN, adjective. Alternative spelling of Jacobean
JACOBEAN LILIES, noun. Plural of Jacobean lily
JACOBEAN LILY, noun. (botany) A bulbous Mexican plant that bears a single large red flower resembling a lily, Sprekelia formosissima.

Dictionary definition

JACOBEAN, noun. Any distinguished personage during the reign of James I.
JACOBEAN, adjective. Of or relating to James I or his reign or times; "Jacobean writers".

Wise words

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