- Jacobin ► NOUN 1) historical a member of a radical democratic club established in Paris in 1789, in the wake of the French Revolution. 2) an extreme political radical. 3) chiefly historical a Dominican friar.DERIVATIVES Jacobinism noun.ORIGIN originally denoting the Dominican friars: from Latin Jacobus 'James' , after the church of St Jacques in Paris, near which the friars built their first convent; the latter became the headquarters of the French revolutionary group.
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Jacobinism — Jac o*bin*ism, n. [Cf. F. Jacobinisme.] The principles of the Jacobins; violent and factious opposition to legitimate government. [1913 Webster] Under this new stimulus, Burn s previous Jacobitism passed towards the opposite, but not very distant … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
jacobinism — JACOBINÍSM s.n. v. iacobinism. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN … Dicționar Român
Jacobinism — noun see Jacobin … New Collegiate Dictionary
Jacobinism — See Jacobinic. * * * … Universalium
Jacobinism — n. radical doctrines or principles of the Jacobins; radicalism, ultra democratic views … English contemporary dictionary
jacobinism — jaco·bin·ism … English syllables
Jacobinism — /ˈdʒækəbənɪzəm/ (say jakuhbuhnizuhm) noun the principles of the Jacobins … Australian English dictionary
Jacobinism — noun the ideology of the most radical element of the French Revolution that instituted the Reign of Terror • Hypernyms: ↑radicalism … Useful english dictionary
Memoirs Illustrating the History of Jacobinism — Author(s) Abbé Augustin Barruel … Wikipedia
anti-jacobinism — an·ti jac·o·bin·ism … English syllables