Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Sö 55 (Sö55) - Bjudby II

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Södermanland
Location: Bjudby, Blacksta sn., Oppunda hd., Södermanland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1546676 Y:6537837
Google maps: 58.9597,16.6164
RAÄ: Blacksta 34:2
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Sö 55 
place: Bjudby 
parish: Blacksta sn 
district: Oppunda hd 
coordinates: 6537837:1546676 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 34:2 [objektid=10031300340002] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B2; C1, C10; D5; E6, E11; F3; G2, G4 
style group: Pr2 
inscriber: Slode (S); Brune (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Hopfogades och restes 1936. 
image link:  
rune text: þorstain (l)(i)... : stain : þena : ... sik : sialfan : auk : sun : sin : hefni : uaʀ til : enklans : ukr : trenkr : farin : uarþ : þa * haima : at : harmi tauþr kuþ hialbi : sialu : þaima bruni : auk : sloþi : þaiʀ ...(u) stan þena 
old west norse: Þorsteinn lé[t rei]sa stein þenna [eptir] sik sjalfan ok son sinn Hefni. Var til Englands ungr drengr farinn, varð þá heima at harmi dauðr. Guð hjalpi sálu þeira. Brúni ok Slóði þeir [rist]u stein þenna. 
original language: Þorstæinn le[t ræi]sa stæin þenna [æftiR] sik sialfan ok sun sinn Hæfni. VaR til Ænglands ungR drængR farinn, varð þa hæima at harmi dauðr. Guð hialpi sialu þæiRa. Bruni ok Sloði þæiR [rist]u stæin þenna. 
english: Thorsteinn had this stone raised in memory of himself and his son Hefnir. The young valiant man travelled to England; then died grievously at home. May God help their souls. Brúni and Slóði, they carved this stone.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 


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