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Runic Dictionary

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U 240 (U240) - Lingsberg

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Lingsberg, Vallentuna sn, Vallentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1631674 Y:6605064
Google maps: 59.5451,18.1334
RAÄ: Vallentuna 257:1
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 240 
place: Lingsberg 
parish: Vallentuna sn 
district: Vallentuna hd 
coordinates: 6605064:1631674 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 257 [objektid=10010802570001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B1; C6; D1; E4, E8; F3; 0 
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Åsmund (A) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Utgör ett monument tillsammans med U 241. 
image link:  
rune text: tan auk hus(k)arl + auk suain + auk hulmfriþr × þaun (m)(i)(þ)kin litu rita stin þino × aftiʀ halftan + fa(þ)ur þaiʀa tans ' auk hum(f)riþr at buanta sin 
old west norse: Danr ok Húskarl ok Sveinn ok Holmfríðr, þau mœðgin létu rétta stein þenna eptir Halfdan, fǫður þeira Dans, ok Holmfríðr at bónda sinn. 
original language: Dan ok Huskarl ok Svæinn ok Holmfriðr, þaun møðgin letu retta stæin þenna æftiR Halfdan, faður þæiRa Dans, ok Holmfriðr at boanda sinn. 
english: Danr and Húskarl and Sveinn and Holmfríðr, the mother and (her) sons, had this stone erected in memory of Halfdan, the father of Danr and his brothers; and Holmfríðr 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, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - bondi - faðir - lata - mǿð(r)gin(i) - ok - retta - sa(r) - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn - æftir


U 240, 1 (j1dpi)
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