[url-duh m] /ˈɜrl dəm/
Also called earlship. the rank or title of an .
the territory or jurisdiction of an .
the rank, title, or dignity of an earl or countess
the lands of an earl or countess
early 12c., from earl + -dom.
[url] /ɜrl/ noun 1. a male given name: from the old English word meaning “noble.”. /ɜːl/ noun 1. (in the British Isles) a nobleman ranking below a marquess and above a viscount Female equivalent countess 2. (in Anglo-Saxon England) a royal governor of any of the large divisions of the kingdom, such as Wessex n. […]
noun 1. any of several slender iguanid lizards of the genus Holbrookia, of the western U.S. and Mexico, that have no external ear opening.
noun 1. any seal of the family Phocidae, comprising seals that lack external ears and that use the hind flippers for swimming: land locomotion is accomplished by wriggling and by propelling with the front flippers. noun 1. any seal of the pinniped family Phocidae, typically having rudimentary hind limbs, no external earflaps, and a body […]
- Earl grey
noun 1. a variety of China tea flavoured with oil of bergamot