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Runic Dictionary

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U 118 (U118) - Älvsunda

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Älvsunda, Eds sn, Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1618167 Y:6600063
Google maps: 59.5043,17.892
RAÄ: Ed 60:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 118 
place: Älvsunda 
parish: Eds sn 
district: Sollentuna hd 
coordinates: 6600063:1618167 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 60 [objektid=10001200600001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B2; C10, C9; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Öpir 1 (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: ragnfastr ' lit ' (r)[ai](s)a ' [stain * uk * bro * kara ' iftiʀ] emink ' faþ(u)[r *] sin * an uaʀ ' sun ' rag[niltaʀ * in *] ybiʀ [risti run]a[ʀ] 
old west norse: Ragnfastr lét reisa stein ok brú gera eptir Heming, fǫður sinn. Hann var sonr Ragnhildar. En Œpir risti rúnar. 
original language: Ragnfastr let ræisa stæin ok bro gæra æftiR Hæming, faður sinn. Hann vaR sunn RagnhildaR. En ØpiR risti runaR. 
english: Ragnfastr had the stone raised and the bridge made in memory of Hemingr, his father. He was Ragnhildr's son. And Œpir carved the runes.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
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: bro - en - faðir - g(i)ær(v)a - hann - lata - ok - rista - run(ar) - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn - vesa/vera - æftir


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