The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Carl \Carl\, n. [Icel, karl a male, a man; akin to AS. ceorl,
OHG. charal, G. kerl fellow. See Churl.] [Written also
1. A rude, rustic man; a churl.
The miller was a stout carl. --Chaucer.
2. Large stalks of hemp which bear the seed; -- called also
3. pl. A kind of food. See citation, below.
Caring or carl are gray steeped in water and fried
the next day in butter or fat. They are eaten on the
second Sunday before Easter, formerly called Carl
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):
Carl, GA -- U.S. town in Georgia
Population (2000): 205
Housing Units (2000): 99
Land area (2000): 0.795821 sq. miles (2.061167 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.795821 sq. miles (2.061167 sq. km)
FIPS code: 13184
Located within: Georgia (GA), FIPS 13
Location: 34.006635 N, 83.812016 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.