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Runic Dictionary

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U 117 (U117) - Älvsunda

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Älvsunda, Eds sn, Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1618630 Y:6599906
Google maps: 59.5027,17.9001
RAÄ: Ed 62:2

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 117 
place: Älvsunda 
parish: Eds sn 
district: Sollentuna hd 
coordinates: 6599906:1618630 
original place?: ja 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 62:2 [objektid=10001200620002] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Öpir 1 (A) [Åhlén 1997] 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: þorfastr ' uk * ikiluk ' litu ' raisa ' stain ' iftiʀ ' keʀbiarn sun sin 
old west norse: Þorfastr ok Ingilaug létu reisa stein eptir Geirbjǫrn, son sinn. 
original language: Þorfastr ok Ingilaug letu ræisa stæin æftiR GæiRbiorn, sun sinn. 
english: Thorfastr and Ingilaug had the stone raised in memory of Geirbjǫrn, their son.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: lata - ok - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn - æftir


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