Jotnian

adjective Jot·ni·an \ ˈjätnēən \

Definition of Jotnian

:of, relating to, or constituting a division of the Precambrian

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Origin and Etymology of jotnian

Old Norse jötn-, jötunn giant + English -ian; akin to Old English eoten giant, Middle Low German eteninne giantess, and perhaps to Old English etan to eat


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