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Definition of Jacobite

Jacobite
Jacobite Jac"o*bite, n. [L. Jacobus James: cf. F. Jacobite. See 2d Jack.] 1. (Eng. Hist.) 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. --Macaulay. 2. (Eccl.) One of the sect of Syrian Monophysites. The sect is named after Jacob Barad[ae]us, its leader in the sixth century.
Jacobite
Jacobite Jac"o*bite, a. Of or pertaining to the Jacobites.

Meaning of Jacobite from wikipedia

- was a fundamental change capturing a key ideological difference between Jacobites and their opponents; if Parliament could decide James had forfeited his...
- The Jacobite risings, also known as the Jacobite rebellions or the War of the British Succession, were a series of uprisings, rebellions, and wars in Great...
- Jacobite means follower of Jacob or James. Jacobite may refer to: Jacobites generally designates followers of Saint Jacob Baradaeus (d. 578), i.e. the...
- The Jacobite rising of 1745, also known as the Forty-five Rebellion or simply the '45 (Scottish Gaelic: Bliadhna Theàrlaich [ˈpliən̪ˠə ˈhjaːrˠl̪ˠɪç], "The...
- The Jacobite succession is the line through which the crown in pretence of England, Scotland and Ireland (France also claimed) has descended since the...
- The Jacobite Syrian Christian Church also known as the Malankara Jacobite Syrian Christian Church or the Jacobite Syrian Christain Church of India, is...
- The Jacobite rising of 1715 (Scottish Gaelic: Bliadhna Sheumais [ˈpliən̪ˠə ˈheːmɪʃ]; also referred to as the Fifteen or Lord Mar's Revolt), was the attempt...
- Chùil Lodair) was the final confrontation of the Jacobite rising of 1745. On 16 April 1746, the Jacobite forces of Charles Edward Stuart were decisively...
- Resources News Site Of Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church Malankara Vision: TV Of Jacobite Syrian Church Radio Malankara: Radio of Jacobite Syrian Church Online...
- Cogadh an Dá Rí, meaning "war of the two kings"), was a conflict between Jacobites (supporters of the Catholic King James II of England and Ireland, VII...
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