Syrian vs Jacobite - What's the difference?

syrian | jacobite |


As nouns the difference between syrian and jacobite

is that syrian is a person from syria or of syrian descent while jacobite is a supporter of the restoration of the stuart kings to the thrones of england and scotland in the late 17th century.

As an adjective syrian

is of, from, or pertaining to syria, the syrian people or the syrian language.

syrian

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A person from Syria or of Syrian descent.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language.
  • jacobite

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia Jacobite) (en noun)
  • A supporter of the restoration of the Stuart kings to the thrones of England and Scotland in the late 17th century
  • (Macaulay)
  • (religion) One of the sect of Syrian Monophysites led by (Jacob Baradaeus) in the sixth century.