Yaffle vs Jaffle - What's the difference?

yaffle | jaffle |


As nouns the difference between yaffle and jaffle

is that yaffle is (uk|dialectal) the european green woodpecker, picus viridis while jaffle is (australian|south africa) a toasted sandwich, a toastie.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

yaffle

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (UK, dialectal) The European green woodpecker, Picus viridis .
  • *1924 , (Ford Madox Ford), Some Do Not…'', Penguin 2012 (''Parade's End ), p. 119:
  • *:“‘Punched that rotton strap,’ he goes on saying, ‘like a gret ol' yaffle punchin' a 'ollow log!’”
  • Synonyms

    *yaffingale *yaffler *woodall

    jaffle

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (Australian, South Africa) a toasted sandwich, a toastie
  • Derived terms

    * jaffle iron * jaffle maker