Given Name JARL

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: YAHRL (Norwegian, Swedish, Danish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "chieftain, nobleman, earl" in Old Norse. In Norse legend Jarl was the son of the god Ríg and the founder of the race of warriors.

Categories

noble titles
VARIANT: Jarle (Norwegian)
FEMININE FORM: Erle (Norwegian)
USER SUBMISSION: Järl

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