JarlOld Icelandic Dictionary - jarl
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "jarl" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
jarl Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-s, -ar), m.
- 1) poet. a highborn, noble man or warrior;
- 2) earl (in dignity next to the king).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛅᚱᛚ
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