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Jacobite dictionary

Mairead McKerracher

Jacobite dictionary

by Mairead McKerracher

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Published by Neil Wilson Pub. in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jacobites -- Dictionaries,
  • Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746 -- Dictionaries,
  • Scotland -- History -- 1689-1745 -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMairead McKerracher.
    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA813 .M36 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination237 p. ;
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16386767M
    ISBN 101903238463
    ISBN 109781903238462
    LC Control Number2007407914

    Jacobite Rebellion synonyms, Jacobite Rebellion pronunciation, Jacobite Rebellion translation, English dictionary definition of Jacobite Rebellion. n 1. history Brit the unsuccessful Jacobite rising of led by James Francis Edward Stuart 2. the last Jacobite rising led by Charles Edward Stuart, the. The Jacobite rising of (Scottish Gaelic: Bliadhna Sheumais [ˈpliən̪ˠə ˈheːmɪʃ]; also referred to as the Fifteen or Lord Mar's Revolt) was the attempt by James Francis Edward Stuart (also called the Old Pretender) to regain the thrones of England, Ireland and Scotland for the exiled House of StuartDate: –

      Jacobite (plural Jacobites) A supporter of the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England and Scotland in the late 17th century (Can we find and add a quotation of Macaulay to this entry?) One of the sect of Syrian Monophysites led by Jacob Baradaeus in the sixth century. Related terms. Jacobitism; Translations. Jacobite: 1 n a supporter of James II after he was overthrown or a supporter of the Stuarts Type of: admirer, booster, champion, friend, protagonist, supporter a person who backs a .

      Jacobite!Unless you are speaking of the beleaguered and today-frequently-martyred members of the Syriac Orthodox Church (whose name has totally different origins), you mean a supporter of the House of Stuart – that seemingly doomed family of Norman-Scots origin who inherited the English throne in , were murderously ejected from it in , restored in , and ejected once more in . Jacobite adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (relating to James II) giacobita nmf: Jacobite n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (supporter of James II).


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Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, "The Jacobite Dictionary" is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at Author: Mairead McKerracher.

Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, the Jacobite Dictionary is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at a glance (denotes an Jacobite dictionary book cross-reference).Brand: Neil Wilson Publishing.

Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, the Jacobite Dictionary is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at a glance (denotes an interactive cross-reference).

The sentence is actually "Another Jacobite rebellion also failed"; but by the time I had got to the "also failed", I had got so lost keeping track of all the Murrays and Camerons, that I had forgotten the "Jacobite rebellion" at the beginning, and had to go back and read it over.

Another, p. Cited by: 1. The fact that this book features mambers of Clan Cameron (my ancestors) is entirely coincidental I first read this trilogy as a young teenager caught up in the seeming romance of the Jacobite rebellions of and and as a proud, albeit idealistic, descendant of highland Camerons/5.

Books shelved as jacobite: Jacobite dictionary book by Diana Gabaldon, Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon, Voyager by Diana Gabaldon, The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsl. Buy The Jacobite Dictionary 1st Edition by Mary M. McKerracher (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2). Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, the Jacobite Dictionary is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at a glance (denotes an interactive cross-reference)/5(2).

The failure of the Stuarts to win back the English or Scottish throne changed the course of history, enabling the buildup of a highly centralized British state and, possibly, America's war for independence.

Murray Pittock chooses the best books on Jacobitism, the 18th century phenomenon that nearly overthrew the British government.

Jacobite, in British history, a supporter of the deposed Stuart king James II (Latin: Jacobus) and his descendants. Support for ‘the king over the water,’ as the exiled claimants to the throne were known, retained a sentimental appeal after the movement’s decline, especially in the Scottish Highlands.

The Jacobite dictionary. [Mairead McKerracher] -- "This unique dictionary on the world of the Jacobites reveals a period of European history which revolved around the claim of the Stuart dynasty to the throne of Great Britain after the Glorious.

Jacobite definition, a partisan or adherent of James II of England after his overthrow (), or of the Stuarts. See more. Jacobite | Definition of Jacobite at Jacobitism (/ ˈ dʒ æ k ə b aɪ ˌ t ɪ z əm / JAK-ə-bye-tiz-əm Scottish Gaelic: Seumasachas [ˈʃeːməs̪əxəs̪], Irish: Seacaibíteachas, Séamusachas) was a largely 17th- and 18th-century movement that supported the restoration of the House of Stuart to the British throne.

The name is derived from Jacobus, the Latin version of James. When James II and VII went into exile after the Allies: Swedish Empire (), Bourbon Spain.

Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, the Jacobite Dictionary is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to the reader at a glance (» denotes an interactive cross-reference).

Jacobite Dictionary Covering people, places, events and fully cross-referenced, the Jacobite Dictionary is an eye-opener on the world of Jacobitism. Spanning the years of the Stuart succession to the Glorious Revolution and beyond, this concise reference book brings essential historical information to.

Jacobite synonyms, Jacobite pronunciation, Jacobite translation, English dictionary definition of Jacobite.

A supporter of James II of England or of the Stuart pretenders after   He is referred to as the Jacobite Pretender or The Young Pretender, son of The Old Pretender: James II’s grandson, Charles Edward Stuart, “Bonnie Prince Charlie”. Even to this day, there is heated argument as to whether this was the right move, because due to Mary and Anne’s nightmarish gynaecological problems (Mary had at least two 5/5(6).

Jacobite definition is - a member of any of various Monophysite Eastern churches; especially: a member of the Monophysite Syrian church. The first Jacobite rebellion in Scotland occured inafter the Scottish Convention had accepted William III as king. John Graham, Viscount Dundee (aka 'Bonnie Dundee') withdrew from the convention in protest and raised a small army based on the cavalry group of which he was commander.

His spectacular victory against the Williamite army at. Jacobite definition: an adherent of James II after his overthrow inor of his descendants in their | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

Charles Edward Stuart's invading Scottish army reached Derby on its march towards London during the Second Jacobite Rising: the expected support from English Jacobites had failed to materialise and it was decided to turn back - as it proved, towards eventual defeat at Culloden in April   Too many books about the rebellion and Culloden are full of false parallels or dripping in sentiment.

This enthralling narrative is an exception.The Jacobite runs from Monday 13th April to Friday 23rd October (Monday to Friday). Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 2nd May to Sunday 27th September Afternoon Service: The trip runs from Monday 11th May to Friday 11th September (Monday to Friday).

Saturday and Sunday from Saturday 13th June to Sunday 30th August