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See also: austri

Old Norse[edit]


Related to Old Norse austr (east), thus meaning "One in the East".[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Austri m (genitive Austra)

  1. (Norse mythology) name of a dwarf
  2. A male given name


  1. ^ Chester Nathan Gould, "Dwarf-Names: A Study in Old Icelandic Religion", in Publications of the Modern Language Association of America, Vol 44 (1929), issue #4