gýgur

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gýgr (ogress, witch).

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Noun[edit]

gýgur f (genitive singular gýgjar, nominative plural gýgjar or gýgir)

  1. (archaic, poetic) troll-woman, ogress

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