Erle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A rare spelling variant of Earl.

Proper noun[edit]

Erle

  1. A male given name.

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old High German erila

Noun[edit]

Erle f (genitive Erle, plural Erlen)

  1. alder

External links[edit]

  • Erle in Duden online

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short form of Germanic compound names beginning with Erl- (Erlinde, etc.), also seen as a modern feminine form of Erling and Jarl (earl).

Proper noun[edit]

Erle

  1. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 1089 females with the given name Erle living in Norway on January 1st 2014, with the frequency peak in the 2000s decade. Accessed on July 11th, 2014.