Meaning of yorling in English:

yorling

(also yarlin, yarling)

noun

dialect Scottish, British, Irish
  • More fully "yellow yorling". The yellowhammer, Emberiza citrinella.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Archibald Lovell (fl. 1663–1687). Variant of yowlring, with metathesis of r and l, perhaps influenced by -ling.

Pronunciation

yorling

/ˈjɔːlɪŋ/