Definition of earlet in English:

earlet

Pronunciation /ˈɪəlɪt/

noun

  • A thing resembling a small ear. Zoology. The tragus of a bat's ear, especially when in the form of an erect fleshy structure in front of the pinna.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From ear + -let, partly after French oreillette pendant earring, chamber of the heart, attachment to a church bell, and partly after classical Latin auricula auricle.