Norse - A sea-giant. Son of Ymir. Father of Tyr, some say. He owned a magic cauldron that Thor wished to borrow for a feast of the gods arranged by Aegir. When Thor came to collect it, they went on a fishing trip and Thor caught the Midgard serpent on his hook. Hymir was so frightened that he cut the line. In some versions he jumped overboard and was drowned. Others say that, when Thor left with the cauldron, Hymir led a band of giants to attack him but Thor killed them all with his hammer. Called Hymir, Dark One, The, Dark One, The, Donn Dumhach, Krishna, Tawiscara, Hymer, Hymer, Dark One or Dark One.

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