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

A Song of Ice and Fire characters, noble titles
VARIANT: Jarle (Norwegian)
FEMININE FORM: Erle (Norwegian)
USER SUBMISSION: Järl

Sources & References

Entry updated August 26, 2016