noun, plural jar·veys.Irish English.
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"It's not so far," said the jarvey, but this was a sort of truth that depended on what he was comparing the distance with.Just Irish|Charles Battell Loomis
My jarvey from Borris had an unusually neat and well-balanced car.Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (2 of 2) (1888)|William Henry Hurlbert
Outside the Dublin Distillers Company's stores an outside car without fare or jarvey stood, the reins knotted to the wheel.Ulysses|James Joyce
Once the bargain is concluded, your jarvey is the most agreeable and obliging of fellows.The Charm of Ireland|Burton Egbert Stevenson
More than likely Jarvey is on his uppers and will do anything to get a little cash.Dave Porter and His Double|Edward Stratemeyer