Compare Old Swedish jerga (“to repeat angrily, to brawl”), Icelandic jarg (“tedious iteration”), French jargonner (“to talk jargon”). See jargon.
jargle (third-person singular simple present jargles, present participle jargling, simple past and past participle jargled)
- (obsolete) To emit a harsh or discordant sound.
- Bishop Joseph Hall
- Thy mother could thee for thy cradle set / Her husband's rusty iron corselet; / Whose jargling sound might rock her babe to rest, / That never plain'd of his uneasy nest.