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jacobus

[juh-koh-buh s] /dʒəˈkoʊ bəs/
noun, plural jacobuses.
1.
a former gold coin of England issued by James I.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; Latinized equivalent of James
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jacobus

/dʒəˈkəʊbəs/
noun (pl) -buses
1.
an English gold coin minted in the reign of James I
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin: James
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