Jarls

Some articles on jarls, jarl:

Swedish Jarls - History
... for this mysterious tribe, erilar, is etymologically near the title "jarl" and "earl" in other places, perhaps implying ' those who can read or dictate ' and it has often ... runes also meant they were gifted in martial arts and, as they gradually integrated, eril or jarl instead came to signify the rank of a leader ... Icelandic sagas, such as Rígsthula, a jarl was a sort of chieftain next in rank to the king in the function of Marshal or Duke of the King's Army ...
Eric Bloodaxe - Eric and The Jarls of Orkney (sagas)
1200, does speak of Eirik’s presence in Orkney and his alliance with the joint jarls Arnkel and Erland, sons of Torf-Einarr, but not until his rule in Northumbria was challenged ... to Orkney, where he took the joint jarls into vassalage, collected forces and so set up a base which enabled him to organise several expeditions on overseas territory ...
Neo-völkisch Movements - Order of The Jarls of Baelder
... The Order of the Jarls of Baelder (OJB - which was dissolved in early 2005) was a British neopagan non-political and non-aligned educational society founded in 1990 by Stephen Bernard Cox who ... According to Anti-fascistische Actie Nederland, "De Order of the Jarls of Baelder behoorde in de jaren negentig van de vorige eeuw tot het ...