james james  /ˈdʒeɪmz/

Definition(s):

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

News

  1. James ‘Jimmy’ D. Bretto

    James “Jimmy” D. Bretto, 75, of St. Louis Park, Minn., peacefully succumbed to leukemia, which he gracefully faced with fortitude and endurance for the past year, on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at home surrounded by his family.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Hibbing Daily Tribune

  2. James Madision University Kicks Off Masterpiece Season

    James Madison University kicked off it's first ever masterpiece season.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WHSV Harrisonburg

  3. James: 'Something Has to Give' in Game 4 of Finals

    James: 'Something has to give' in Game 4 as Heat try to bounce back and tie NBA Finals        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  • "We are disappointed that LeBron James did not pick the New York Knicks, but we respect his decision," Walsh said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Donnie Walsh Source: BusinessWeek

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