- See under Utgard-Loki.
- a Jotun appearing in the story of Thor's voyage to Utgard: at first disguised under another name (Skrymir).
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Thor, while journeying to the land of giants, met with one of that race named Skrymir.
Skrymir awaking, asked whether a leaf had fallen on his head, and then he fell asleep again.
When Skrymir learned where they were going, he asked if he might not wend with them, and Thor said that he was willing.In The Days of Giants
Abbie Farwell Brown
So he lay watching for Skrymir to go fast asleep again, and shortly before daybreak his chance came.Told by the Northmen:
E. M. [Ethel Mary] Wilmot-Buxton
Skrymir asked whether they might not be friends, and Thor agreeing, the giant opened his bag and took out something to eat.
- Norse myth the giant king of Utgard