jarl


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jarl

 (yärl)
n.
A medieval Scandinavian chieftain or nobleman.

[Old Norse.]

jarl

(jɑːl)
n
(Historical Terms) medieval history a Scandinavian chieftain or noble
[C19: from Old Norse; see earl]
ˈjarldom n

jarl

(yɑrl)

n.
a medieval Scandinavian chieftain or noble.
[1810–20; < Old Norse jarl; see earl]
jarl′dom, n.
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Now if mine had been only Erling--you know, Erling the Bold--or Wolf, or Swen, or Jarl!"
Guizer Jarl John Nicolson cheers whilst on the galley after marching through Lerwick
With Hjelm's hire, the broadcaster "wanted someone who had proven digital leadership and direct public radio station experience," says NPR President/CEO Jarl Mohn.
Owen Mumford chief executive officer Jarl Severn commented, "We are both delighted and immensely proud to have been chosen for such a world-renowned award for design.
"Country in Focus: Austria," "Turkey Panorama," "International Panorama," "Tribute to: Stefan Jarl" and "Women With No Name" are some of the 13 sections of this year's Documentarist, running from June 13 through 18 at various venues around the city.
She leaves her son, Jarl Salmela and his wife Patty, and their children, Sabrina and Aren Salmela, of Beverly; her daughter, Heidi Salmela Ramoth and her husband Brian, and their children, Ethan and Eila Ramoth, of Holyoke; her sister, Mary Lee Camp of Barnard, Vt.; several nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
In the novel, Viking's Desire, Vikings raid England for treasure but the Jarl Eriik Thorennson finds more than treasure in England, he finds the Lord of the manor's beautiful daughter.
But I did have a pint of Jarl Fyne Ale, from a Scottish brewery in Cairndow.
The name Guizer comes from this tradition of dressing up, of disguising oneself, and it is a great honour to be the leader, the Guizer Jarl. The Jarl is granted the freedom of the town for the day and his raven banner is flown from the Town Hall.
6 February 2013 -- Swedish cash-handling firm Loomis AB (STO: LOOMB) said it has appointed Jarl Dahlfors as its CEO.