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Runic Dictionary

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Vg 17 (Vg17) - Skeberga

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Västergötland
Location: Skeberga, Torsö sn, Vadsbo hd;
Swedish map: X:1384000 Y:6517500
Google maps: 58.7641,13.8004

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Vg 17 † 
place: Skeberga 
parish: Torsö sn 
district: Vadsbo hd 
coordinates: 6517500:1384000 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: A9; B2; C7; 0; 0; F1; 0 
style group: Fp 
material/object: runsten 
image link:  
rune text: [uikikr : lit : kirua ...---k : aiftir : iutur : sino ur--- : tit : karþa : aiftir : sin ...-non : aftir : biurn : bruþur : sin :]
[auk : risti : stain : þ--... : iftir : þorstain bruþur : sina : aftir : sun : auk : bruþur : auk : mik] 
old west norse: Víkingr lét gera ... eptir dóttur sína ... lét gera eptir 〈sin〉 ... eptir Bjǫrn, bróður sinn,
ok reisti stein þ[enna] eptir Þorstein, bróður sinn; eptir son ok bróður ok mág. 
original language: VikingR let gærva ... æftiR dottur sina ... let gærva æftiR 〈sin〉 ... æftiR Biorn, broður sinn,
ok ræisti stæin þ[enna] æftiR Þorstæin, broður sinn; æftiR sun ok broður ok mag. 
english: §A Víkingr had ... made in memory of his daughter ... had made in memory of his ... in memory of Bjǫrn, his brother, §B and raised this stone in memory of Thorsteinn, his brother; in memory of son and brother and kinsman-by-marriage.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: broðir - dottir - g(i)ær(v)a - lata - magr - ok - ræisa - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn - æftir


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