Norse Mythology

The Mighty Gods of the Vikings...


Norse fabulous creatures

Also known as Ice Giants, Jotnar, Jötunn

Picture of the Norse fabulous creatures Frost Giants from our Norse mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

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, Bestla and Geirrod, Thiassi and Vafthrudnir.

Frost Giants Facts and Figures

Name: Frost Giants
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Ice Giants, Jotnar, Jötunn

Gender: Male and female
Type: fabulous creatures
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

Role: Unknown at present

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 19846

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Article last revised on September 17, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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