Jacobean

adjective Jac·o·be·an \ ˌja-kə-ˈbē-ən \

Definition of Jacobean

: of, relating to, or characteristic of James I of England or his age

Jacobean

noun

Origin and Etymology of jacobean

New Latin Jacobaeus, from Jacobus James


JACOBEAN Defined for English Language Learners

Jacobean

adjective

Definition of Jacobean for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to James I of England or the time (1603–25) when he was king


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