This is a list of giants and giantesses from mythology and folklore; it does not include giants from modern fantasy fiction or role-playing games (for those, see list of species in fantasy fiction).

Abrahamic religion

Celtic mythology

See also: Celtic mythology

Brythonic mythology

See also: Welsh mythology

See also: Cornish mythology

Gaelic mythology

See also: Irish mythology

See also: Scottish mythology


Greek and Roman mythology

See also: Greek mythology and Roman mythology

Hindu mythology

Norse mythology

See also: Norse mythology

Shinto folklore


See also


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