Jarp vs Jarl - What's the difference?

jarp | jarl |


As a verb jarp

is to knock one pace-egg against that of an opponent, with the aim of cracking the other’s egg and leaving one's own intact.

As a proper noun jarl is

from the title of an earl ( jarl) variant: jarle.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

jarp

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To knock one pace-egg against that of an opponent, with the aim of cracking the other’s egg and leaving one's own intact.
  • See also

    * County Durham website dedicated to preservation of dialect terms. * An account of Easter customs * An account of an egg-jarping competition in 2005

    jarl

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a medieval Scandinavian nobleman, especially in Norway and Denmark