A member of the race of giants, enemies of the gods.
More example sentences
- The jotuns lived outside Midgard, in Jotunheimen, and were often in conflict with the Norse gods, the Aesir.
- All jotuns are descended from Ymir.
- All of the Jotuns flew into rage and attacked the Aesir.
from Old Norse jǫtunn, related to Old English eoten, of Germanic origin.
Definition of Jotun in:
- The US English dictionary