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Runic Dictionary

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U 37 (U37) - Säby, Galgbacken

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Säby, Galgbacken, Sånga sn, Färentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1606169 Y:6585201
Google maps: 59.3741,17.6729
RAÄ: Sånga 66:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 37 
place: Säby, Galgbacken 
parish: Sånga sn 
district: Färentuna hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6585201:1606169 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 66:1 [objektid=10009500660001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B1; 0; D1; E1, E7; F3; 0 
period/dating:
style group: Pr2 
inscriber: Torbjörn skald (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other:  
reference:  
image link:  
rune text: + utrykr + auk + buanti + auk + alfrikr + raistu + stain + þinsa + eftiʀ + kara + faþur + sin + auk + guneþr + at + buanta + sin * guþ hialbi (a)-- -ans + þurbiurn + hiuk ' runaʀ 
old west norse: Ótryggr ok Bóndi ok Alfríkr reistu stein þenna eptir Kára, fǫður sinn, ok Gunnheiðr at bónda sinn. Guð hjalpi ǫ[nd h]ans. Þorbjǫrn hjó rúnar. 
original language: OtryggR ok Boandi ok AlfrikR ræistu stæin þennsa æftiR Kara, faður sinn, ok Gunnæiðr at boanda sinn. Guð hialpi a[nd h]ans. Þorbiorn hiogg runaR. 
english: Ótryggr and Bóndi and Alfríkr raised this stone in memory of Kári, their father; and Gunnheiðr in memory of her husbandman. May God help his spirit. Thorbjǫrn cut the runes.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: and - at - bondi - faðir - Guð - hagg(v)a/hogg(v)a - hann - hialpa - ok - run(ar) - ræisa - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn - æftir

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