Jotunheim

noun
Jo·​tun·​heim | \ ˈyō-tᵊn-ˌhīm How to pronounce Jotunheim (audio) , -ˌhām How to pronounce Jotunheim (audio) , -ˌtu̇n- \
variants: or less commonly Jotunnheim

Definition of Jotunheim

: the home of the Jotuns in Norse mythology

First Known Use of Jotunheim

1855, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Jotunheim

Old Norse Jǫtunheimar

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“Jotunheim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jotunheim. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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Jotunheim geographical name

Jo·​tun·​heim | \ ˈyō-tᵊn-ˌhām How to pronounce Jotunheim (audio) \
variants: or Norwegian Jotunheimen \ ˈyō-​tᵊn-​ˌhā-​mən How to pronounce Jotunheim (audio) \

Definition of Jotunheim

mountains in south central Norway — see glittertind

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