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Runic Dictionary

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U 173 (U173) - Väsby

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Väsby, Värmdö sn, Värmdö skeppslag;
Swedish map: X:1654592 Y:6583463
Google maps: 59.3436,18.5226
RAÄ: Värmdö 111:2

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 173 
place: Väsby 
parish: Värmdö sn 
district: Värmdö skeppslag 
coordinates: 6583463:1654592 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 111:2 [objektid=10011301110002] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B3; C9, C10; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr5 
inscriber: Öpir 1 (A) 
material/object: runsten, sandsten 
image link:  
rune text: [s]kali ' auk ' sibi ' uk ' lifstain ' litu ' raisa ' stai[n ' ift]iʀ ' anuit ' faþur ' sin ' in ' kilauk ' at ' bonta ' sin 
old west norse: Skalli ok Sibbi ok Lífsteinn létu reisa stein eptir Andvétt(?), fǫður sinn, en Gillaug at bónda sinn. 
original language: Skalli ok Sibbi ok Lifstæinn letu ræisa stæin æftiR Andvett(?), faður sinn, en Gillaug at bonda sinn. 
english: Skalli and Sibbi and Lífsteinn had the stone raised in memory of Andvéttr(?), their father; and Gillaug in memory of her husbandman.  
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, sandstone 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, sandstone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - bondi - en - faðir - lata - ok - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - æftir


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