Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 323 (U 323) - Sälna

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Sälna, Skånela sn - now by Skånelaholm, Seminghundra hd, Uppland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1622550 Y:6607725
Google maps: 59.5812,17.9408
RAÄ: Skånela 116:1
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 323 $ 
place: Sälna 
parish: Skånela sn 
district: Seminghundra hd 
placement: Skånelaholm 
coordinates: 6607725:1622550 
original place?:  
new coords: 6608712.1620656 
RAÄ number: 116 (nuv. plats) [objektid=10008501160001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating:
style group: RAK 
inscriber: Gunnar (A) 
material/object: runsten, gnejsgranit 
other:  
reference: $=Lagman 1990:45 
image link: http://www.kms.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16000300012961  
rune text: × iystin × auk × iuruntr × auk × biurn × þiʀ [× byryþr × risþu] ... ...stin × trums × f[aþur] × sin × kuþ × ihlbi × ons × ont × auk × selu + fur+kifi × onum × sakaʀ × auk × sutiʀ × × hi × mun × ligia × meþ + altr + lifiʀ × bru × hrþ×slagin × briþ × e[ft × k]uþ-- suenaʀ k[arþu ×] at × sin × faþur × mo × igi × brutaʀ×kuml × betra × uerþa + 
old west norse: Eysteinn/Jósteinn ok Jǫrundr ok Bjǫrn þeir brœðr reistu ... ...stein Drums(?), fǫður sinn. Guð hjalpi hans ǫnd ok sálu, fyrirgefi honum sakar ok syndir. Æ mun liggja, með aldr lifir, brú harðslegin, breið ept góð[an]. Sveinar gerðu at sinn fǫður. Má eigi brautarkuml betra verða. 
original language: Øystæinn/Iostæinn ok Iorundr ok Biorn þæiR brøðr ræisþu ... ...stæin Drums(?), faður sinn. Guð hialpi hans and ok selu, forgefi hanum sakaR ok syndiR. Æi mun liggia, með aldr lifiR, bro harðslagin, bræið æft goð[an]. SvæinaR gærðu at sinn faður. Ma æigi brautaRkuml bætra verða. 
english: Eysteinn/Jósteinn and Jǫrundr and Bjǫrn, these brothers raised ... ...-steinn Clumsy(?) their father. May God help his spirit and soul, forgive him (his) guilt and sins. Ever will (it) lie, while mankind lives on, the firm-founded bridge, broad in memory of the good (one). The lads made in memory of their father. No pathside-monument will be better.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, gneiss, granitic 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

images

U 323, 1 (j1dpi) U 323, 1 (d1dpi)
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