jarl(redirected from jarls)
A medieval Scandinavian chieftain or nobleman.
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(Historical Terms) medieval history a Scandinavian chieftain or noble
[C19: from Old Norse; see earl]
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a medieval Scandinavian chieftain or noble.
[1810–20; < Old Norse jarl; see earl]
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