Jotunheim

Jotunheim

[yaw-toon-heym]
noun Scandinavian Mythology.
the outer world, or realm of giants; Utgard.
Also, Jotunnheim, Jötunheim, Jötunnheim [yœ-toon-heym] .


Origin:
< Old Norse, equivalent to jǫtunn giant + heimr world, home

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Jotunheim or Jotunnheim (ˈjɔːtʊnˌheɪm)
 
n
Norse myth the home of the giants in the northeast of Asgard
 
[from Old Norse, from jötunn giant + heimr world, home]
 
Jotunnheim or Jotunnheim
 
n
 
[from Old Norse, from jötunn giant + heimr world, home]

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