the ordering of noun, adjective, and enough

Hi!  I'm interested in the ordering of a noun, an adjective, and the adverb enough as shown in the following pair:

(1) a. "He is a soldier brave enough to attempt it."

     b. "He is a brave enough soldier to attempt it."

 

I found (1a) and (1b) in a dictionary and they seem to be treated as synonymous (or at least syntactically possible options).  I would like to know the difference between them if any in terms of meaning, context in which they tend to appear, etc.   

 

(2) a. I don't have a jacket big enough.

     b. "I don't have a big enough jacket."

 

I found (2b) in another dictionary and (2a) is what I made up based on (2b), supposing (1a) and (1b) are grammatically okay.  Here, I have the same type of question as (1) above.  I would like to know the difference between (2a) and (2b) if any in terms of meaning, context in which they tend to appear, etc.   

 

I would very much appreciate your help!

 

Yasukotta

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