Carl vs Jarl - What's the difference?
As proper nouns the difference between carl and jarl
is that carl
is while jarl
is from the title of an earl ( jarl) variant: jarle.
As a noun carl
is a student at (carleton college
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(etyl) carl, from (etyl)
A rude, rustic man; a churl.
* 1974', In Lent noblemen and '''carls alike had got into the traces and pulled the carts of stone themselves. — Guy Davenport, ''Tatlin!
(obsolete) To snarl; to talk grumpily or gruffly.
*, New York 2001, p.210:
*:full of ache, sorrow, and grief, children again, dizzards, they carle many times as they sit, and talk to themselves, they are angry, waspish, displeased with everything […].
a medieval Scandinavian nobleman, especially in Norway and Denmark