Jacobitism

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Jacobite +‎ -ism

Noun[edit]

Jacobitism (usually uncountable, plural Jacobitisms)

  1. (historical) The political movement dedicated to the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England, Scotland, later the Kingdom of Great Britain, and the Kingdom of Ireland.