Definition of carl in English:

carl

noun

Archaic
  • A peasant or man of low birth.

    bumpkin, country bumpkin, country cousin, rustic, countryman, countrywoman, country dweller, daughter of the soil, son of the soil, peasant, provincial, oaf, lout, boor, barbarian
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Origin

Old English (denoting a peasant or villein): from Old Norse karl man, freeman of Germanic origin; related to churl.

Pronunciation:

carl

/kärl/