HyperDic: james

English > 10 senses of the word James:
NOUNperson James, James IVa Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII
person James, James IIthe last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland
person James, James I, King James, King James Ithe first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625
person James, Jesse JamesUnited States outlaw who fought as a Confederate soldier and later led a band of outlaws that robbed trains and banks in the West until he was murdered by a member of his own gang (1847-1882)
person James, William JamesUnited States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910)
person James, Henry Jameswriter who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)
person James, Saint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostle(New Testament) disciple of Jesus
objectJames, James Rivera river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads
objectJames, James Rivera river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri
communicationJames, Epistle of Jamesa New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
James > pronunciation
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English > James: 10 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA Stuart king of Scotland who married a daughter of Henry VII; when England and France went to war in 1513 he invaded England and died in defeat at Flodden (1473-1513).
SynonymJames IV
Instance ofking, male monarch, RexA male sovereign
Member ofStuartThe royal family that ruled Scotland from 1371-1714 and ruled England from 1603 to 1649 and again from 1660 to 1714
English > James: 10 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningThe last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701).
SynonymJames II
Instance ofKing of England, King of Great BritainThe sovereign ruler of England
Member ofStuartThe royal family that ruled Scotland from 1371-1714 and ruled England from 1603 to 1649 and again from 1660 to 1714
CatalanJaume II
English > James: 10 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningThe first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625).
SynonymsJames I, King James, King James I
Instance ofKing of England, King of Great BritainThe sovereign ruler of England
Member ofStuartThe royal family that ruled Scotland from 1371-1714 and ruled England from 1603 to 1649 and again from 1660 to 1714
CatalanJaume I
English > James: 10 senses > noun 4, person
MeaningUnited States outlaw who fought as a Confederate soldier and later led a band of outlaws that robbed trains and banks in the West until he was murdered by a member of his own gang (1847-1882).
SynonymJesse James
Instance ofcriminal, felon, crook, outlaw, malefactorsomeone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime
SpanishJesse James
CatalanJesse James
English > James: 10 senses > noun 5, person
MeaningUnited States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910).
SynonymWilliam James
Instance ofphilosopherA specialist in philosophy
psychologistA scientist trained in psychology
SpanishJames, William James
CatalanJames, William James
AdjectivesJamesianof or relating to or characteristic of William James or his philosophy or his teachings
English > James: 10 senses > noun 6, person
Meaningwriter who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916).
SynonymHenry James
Instance ofwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
SpanishHenry James, James
CatalanHenry James, James
AdjectivesJamesianof or relating to or characteristic of Henry James or his writing
English > James: 10 senses > noun 7, person
Meaning(New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament.
SynonymsSaint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostle
CategoryNew TestamentThe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation
Instance ofApostle(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
saintA person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
SpanishJaime, San Jaime Apóstol, San Jaime, Santiago Apóstol, santiago, Santiago
CatalanSaint James, santiago, Santiago, Sant Jaume
English > James: 10 senses > noun 8, object
MeaningA river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads.
SynonymJames River
Instance ofriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Part ofVirginia, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, VA, Va.A state in the eastern United States
English > James: 10 senses > noun 9, object
MeaningA river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri.
SynonymJames River
Instance ofriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Part ofNorth Dakota, Peace Garden State, ND, N.D.A state of north central United States bordering on Canada
South Dakota, Coyote State, Mount Rushmore State, SD, S.D.A state in north central United States
SpanishJames
English > James: 10 senses > noun 10, communication
MeaningA New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle.
SynonymEpistle of James
Instance ofEpistleA book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle
Part ofNew TestamentThe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation
CatalanEpístola de Sant Jaume

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