Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 644 (U 644) - Ekilla bro

inscription; date not specified;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Ekilla bro, Yttergrans sn, Håbo hd, Uppland, Sweden;
Swedish map: X:1595692 Y:6610956
Google maps: 59.6077,17.5002
RAÄ: Yttergran 3:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 644 $ 
place: Ekilla bro 
parish: Yttergrans sn 
district: Håbo hd 
coordinates: 6610956:1595692 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 3 [objektid=10029600030001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A5; B1; C9; D1; 0; F2; 0 & A5; B1; 0; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Fp 
inscriber: Alrik (A); Äskil 2 (A) 
material/object: runsten, ljus granit 
other: Stille (2004) föreslår tolkningen Gildi av runföljden kiti, jfr NRL s. 300. 
reference: $=Fältex. C  
image link:  
rune text: an(u)(i)(t)r : auk * kiti : auk * kar : auk * blisi * auk * tiarfr * þir * raistu * stain þina * aftiʀ * kunlaif * foþur : sin han : fil * austr : miþ : ikuari kuþ heabi ontini 
old west norse: Andvéttr ok 〈kiti〉 ok Kárr ok Blesi ok Djarfr þeir reistu stein þenna eptir Gunnleif, fǫður sinn. Hann fell austr með Ingvari. Guð hjalpi ǫndinni. 
original language: Andvettr ok 〈kiti〉 ok Karr ok Blesi ok DiarfR þæiR ræistu stæin þenna æftiR Gunnlæif, faður sinn. Hann fell austr með Ingvari. Guð hialpi andinni. 
english: Andvéttr and and Kárr and Blesi and Djarfr, they raised this stone in memory of Gunnleifr, their father. He fell in the east with Ingvarr. May God help (his) spirit.  
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, light 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, light granite 


U 644, 1 (b150dpi) U 644, 1 (w2dpi) U 644, 1 (w1dpi) U 644, 1 (w3dpi) U 644, 1 (w4dpi)
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