See also: jatte, jætte, and jätte-

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish iætun, iætti, from Old Norse jǫtunn, from Proto-Germanic *etunaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-.

NounEdit

jätte c

  1. jotun; a mythical humanoid creature, originally human-sized but later associated with great size
  2. giant

DeclensionEdit

Declension of jätte 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative jätte jätten jättar jättarna
Genitive jättes jättens jättars jättarnas

Derived termsEdit