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Noun: James  jeymz
  1. A river in Virginia that flows east into Chesapeake Bay at Hampton Roads
    - James River
  2. A river that rises in North Dakota and flows southward across South Dakota to the Missouri
    - James River
  3. Writer who was born in the United States but lived in England (1843-1916)
    - Henry James
  4. A New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
    - Epistle of James
  5. United States pragmatic philosopher and psychologist (1842-1910)
    - William James
  6. United 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)
    - Jesse James
  7. (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
    - Saint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostle
  8. The 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)
    - James I, King James, King James I
  9. The last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701)
    - James II
  10. A 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)
    - James IV

Type of: Apostle, author, criminal, crook, Epistle, felon, king, King of England, King of Great Britain, male monarch, malefactor, outlaw, philosopher, psychologist, Rex, river, saint, writer

Part of: Coyote State, Mount Rushmore State, ND, New Testament, North Dakota, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, Peace Garden State, SD, South Dakota, Stuart, VA, Virginia

Encyclopedia: James, LeBron