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Jotunheim

[yaw-too n-heym] /ˈyɔ tʊnˌheɪm/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology
1.
the outer world, or realm of giants; Utgard.
Also, Jotunnheim, Jötunheim, Jötunnheim
[yœ-too n-heym] /ˈyœ tʊnˌheɪm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
< Old Norse, equivalent to jǫtunn giant + heimr world, home
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Jotunheim

/ˈjɔːtʊnˌheɪm/
noun
1.
(Norse myth) the home of the giants in the northeast of Asgard
Word Origin
from Old Norse, from jötunn giant + heimr world, home
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