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Runic Dictionary

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U 216 (U216) - Vallentuna k:a

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Vallentuna k:a, Vallentuna sn, Vallentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1628370 Y:6603420
Google maps: 59.5314,18.074
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 216 
place: Vallentuna k:a 
parish: Vallentuna sn 
district: Vallentuna hd 
placement: SHM (8355), deponerad på apoteket i Vallentuna. 
coordinates: 6603420:1628370 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr5 
inscriber: Drosboe (S) 
material/object: runsten, sandsten 
image link:  
rune text: iuan ÷ lit ÷ raisa ' staina + ef... ' ay(s)-(a)in + faþur ' sin ÷ drosboi ÷ risti 
old west norse: Jóhan lét reisa steina ep[tir] Eys[t]ein, fǫður sinn. Drósbúi risti. 
original language: Ioan let ræisa stæina æf[tiR] Øys[t]æin, faður sinn. Drosboi risti. 
english: Jóhan had the stones raised in memory of Eysteinn, his father. Drósbúi carved.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
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: faðir - lata - rista - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - æftir


U 216, 1 (g1dpi)
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