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Idun

[ee-th oo n] /ˈi ðʊn/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology
1.
a goddess, keeper of the apples of youth and wife of Bragi; abducted by the giant Thjazi, from whom she was rescued.
Also, Ithun, Ithunn.
Origin
< Old Norse Ithunn; perhaps derivative of ith deed, feat

Ithunn

[ee-th oo n] /ˈi ðʊn/
noun
1.
Idun.
Also, Ithun.
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British Dictionary definitions for ithun

Idun

/ˈiːdʊn/
noun
1.
(Norse myth) the goddess of spring who guarded the apples that kept the gods eternally young; wife of Bragi

Ithunn

/ˈiːðʊn/
noun
1.
a variant of Idun
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