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Definitions of jacobean

  1. any distinguished personage during the reign of James I Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. Alt. of Jacobian Webster Dictionary DB

Usage examples for jacobean

  1. Some of the pew- fronts in the church had panels elaborately carved in flat and shallow relief- fine Jacobean designs, all of them. – The Ship of Stars by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  2. Why should all that wonderful furniture have been wasted on Rose, to whom a perfect old Jacobean gate- legged table was nothing but a surface to drop anything on that she wanted out of her hands? – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster