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Vg 40 (Vg40) - Råda k:a

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Västergötland
Location: Råda k:a, Råda sn, Kållands hd;
Swedish map: X:1341818 Y:6489120
Google maps: 58.4962,13.0922
RAÄ: Råda 11:1
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Vg 40 
place: Råda k:a 
parish: Råda sn 
district: Kållands hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6489120:1341818 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 11 [objektid=10201300110001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating:
style group: RAK? 
inscriber:  
material/object: runsten 
other:  
reference:  
image link: http://www.kms.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16000300013860  
rune text: + þurkil ÷ sati + stin + þasi + itiʀ + kuna + sun * sin + iʀ * uarþ + tuþr + i uristu + iʀ * bþiþus + kunukaʀ × 
old west norse: Þorkell setti stein þenna eptir Gunna, son sinn. Er varð dauðr í orrostu, er barðust konungar. 
original language: Þorkell satti stæin þannsi æftiR Gunna, sun sinn. ER varð dauðr i orrustu, eR barðus kunungaR. 
english: Thorkell placed this stone in memory of Gunni, his son, who died in battle when kings fought each other.  
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: bærias - dauðr - es/er/iar - i - kunungr - orrusta - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn - sætia - verða - æftir

images

Vg 40, 1 (j1dpi)
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