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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Br Barnes20 (Br Barnes20) - Maeshowe 20

inscription; SRDB period: M m 1100-t;

Location: Maeshowe, Orkney;
Google maps: 58.996635,-3.188470
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Br Barnes20 M 
place: Maeshowe 
district: Orkney 
coordinates: HY 318127 (58.9963736111111 ; -3.18710222222222) 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types: norska 
cross form:  
period/dating: M m 1100-t 
style group:  
material/object: gravkummel 
image link:,,, 
rune text: þisar runar
rist sa maþr * er * runstr er * fyrir
uæstan haf
mæþ * þæiri øhse * er ate * kǫukr * trænils| |sonr fyrir * sunan lant 
old west norse: Þessar rúnar
reist sá maðr, er rúnstr er fyrir
vestan haf,
með þeiri øxi, er átti Gaukr Trandils sonr fyrir sunnan land. 
original language: Þessar rúnar
reist sá maðr, er rúnstr er fyrir
vestan haf,
með þeiri øxi, er átti Gaukr Trandils sonr fyrir sunnan land. 
english: §A That man who is most rune-skilled west of the sea carved these runes §D with that axe which Gaukr Trandill's son owned in the south of the country (= Iceland).  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): grave cairn 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): grave cairn 


Br Barnes20, 1 (d100dpi) Br Barnes20, 1 (j1dpi) Br Barnes20, 1 (h200dpi)
Br Barnes20, 2 (j1dpi)
Br Barnes20, 3 (j1dpi)
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