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Runic Dictionary

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G 188 (G188) - Mästerby kyrka

inscription; SRDB period: V s 1000-t;

Sweden: Gotland
Location: Mästerby kyrka, Banda ting, Gotland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1649921 Y:6374371
Google maps: 57.4699,18.304

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: G 188 $ 
place: Mästerby k:a 
parish: Mästerby sn 
district: Banda ting 
placement:  
coordinates: 6374371:1649921 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: V s 1000-t 
style group: Pr5? 
inscriber:  
material/object: fragment av runsten 
other:  
reference: $=Snædal 2002:77f 
image link:  
rune text: [... auk × botaiþr × þaun litu × raisa s... ... haito × mirki mirlakt eftir man koþ-n * kiarn] [uaʀ × hann arla × a × kuþ troa × rumshafþ ×] raþ(e)t × miþ r(e)tu m[iug × tyrlak × ta * ta × uam * la * reksþe... ...](b)in × sialu h-... [lit × kiarþi stain × uataruek...] 
old west norse: ... ok Bótheiðr þau létu reisa s[tein] ... heitu(?) merki merkiligt/mærilikt eptir mann góð[a]n. Gjarn var hann arla á Guð trúa ... ... ... ... mjǫk(?) dýrlig ... ... ... ... ... [hjal]pi sálu h[ans]. ... gerði stein ... 
original language: ... ok Bothæiðr þaun letu ræisa s[tæin] ... hæitu(?) mærki mærkiligt/mærilikt æftiR mann goð[a]n. Giarn vaR hann arla a Guð troa ... ... ... ... miok(?) dyrlik ... ... ... ... ... [hial]pin sialu h[ans]. ... gærði stæin ... 
english: ... and Bótheiðr, they had the stone raised ... called(?) (it) a monumental/praiseworthy landmark in memory of a good man. Gladly he early had belief in God ... ... very(?) splendid ... ... may help his soul. ... made this stone ...  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone fragment 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): fragment of runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: a - arla - g(i)ær(v)a - goðr - Guð - hann - hialpa - hæita - lata - maðr - miok - mærki - mærkilikr - ok - ræisa - sa(r) - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - stæinn - troa - vesa/vera - æftir

images

G 188, 1 (h200dpi)
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