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FROST-GIANTS

Picture of FROST-GIANTS from our Norse mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Norse fabulous creature

Also known as JOTNAR, ICE-GIANTS

A race of monstrous creatures who started out as icicles and became a dominant Norse force.

The FROST-GIANTS are primitive beings who oppose the rule of the Gods and generally create havoc and hassle. This means war!

The first of them was YMIR, who was formed in the primeval icy chaos of NIFLHEIM. Their number also includes JOTUNHEIM, AUDUMBLA, BESTLA and GEIRROD, THIASSI and VAFTHRUDNIR.

FROST-GIANTS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : FROST-GIANTS
Location : Scandinavia
Gender : Both male and female
Type : fabulous creature
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : JOTNAR, ICE-GIANTS
Popularity index : 20302
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Article last updated on 24 June 2013 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "FROST-GIANTS: fabulous creature from Norse mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 24 Jun. 2013. Web. 22 August 2014.

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