Bolthorn the frost giant

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Norse, Old: Bölþorn
Also Known As: "Bölþorn", "Boelthor", ""evil thorn""
Birthplace: Jötunheimr
Death: (Date and location unknown)
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Son of ? Riese
Father of Son of Bölþorn and Bestla

Managed by: Bernt Göran Nilsson
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About Bolthorn the frost giant

In Norse mythology, Bölthorn (or Bölthor) was a frost giant, the father of Bestla and maternal grandfather of Odin. According to Hávamál, he is also the father of a nameless giant who taught Odin nine magic charms or "songs" (galdrar).

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