Jacobus
noun Etymology: Jacobus (James I), during whose reign unites were coined Date: 1612 unite

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  • Jacobus — ist der Vorname von Jacobus de Cessolis italienischer Dominikaner, 14. Jahrhundert Jacobus Haring (1913–1989), niederländischer Schachkomponist Gerardus Jacobus van der Plaats (1903–1995), niederländischer Radiologe Jacobus de Voragine… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • jacobus — [ ʒakɔbys ] n. m. • 1622; mot lat. « Jacques » ♦ Hist. Ancienne monnaie d or anglaise, frappée sous Jacques Ier. ⇒JACOBUS, subst. masc. inv. NUMISM. Monnaie d or anglaise, frappée sous le règne de Jacques 1er et valant environ une guinée. Peste!… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Jacobus — Jacobus, PA U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 1203 Housing Units (2000): 500 Land area (2000): 0.914121 sq. miles (2.367562 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.914121 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Jacobus — Ja*co bus, n.; pl. {Jacobuses}. [See {Jacobite}.] An English gold coin, of the value of twenty five shillings sterling, struck in the reign of James I. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jacōbus — Jacōbus, s. Jakob …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Jacōbus — Jacōbus, biblischer Name, s. Jakobus …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jacobus — Jacobus, Dom, Pseudonym, s. Potvin …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jacobus — Jacōbus de Benedictis, s. Jacopone von Todi …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jacobus — [jə kō′bəs] n. [see JACOBEAN] UNITE2 …   English World dictionary

  • JACOBUS — I. JACOBUS Cypri Rex, fil. nothus Iani Lusigniani, Charlotam Iani filiam, quae Ludovico Sabaudo nupserat, regno expulit: ductâ Margarethâ Cornariâ, matre Iacobi brevi post mortui. Item, Rex Maioricae, a Petro Crudeli, Arragoniae Rege pulsus.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Jacobus — A Jacobus is an English gold coin of the reign of James I, worth 25 shillings.The correspondence of Isaac Newton refers to the coin: The Jacobus piece coin d for 20 shillings is the 41th: part of a pound Troy, and a Carolus 20s piece is of the… …   Wikipedia

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