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Runic Dictionary

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U 243 (U243) - Molnby

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Molnby, Vallentuna sn, Vallentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1628715 Y:6606700
Google maps: 59.5607,18.082

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 243 † 
place: Molnby 
parish: Vallentuna sn 
district: Vallentuna hd 
coordinates: 6606700:1628715 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B2; C1, C6; D2; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Visäte (A) 
material/object: runsten 
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rune text: [holmlauk * uk * holmfrþ * lata * reisa * steina * eftʀ * fasta * uk * shfast * sunu * sina * þiʀ * to i hoitauaþum] 
old west norse: Holmlaugr ok Holmfríðr láta reisa steina eptir Fasta ok Sigfast, sonu sína. Þeir dóu í hvítaváðum. 
original language: HolmlaugR ok Holmfriðr lata ræisa stæina æftiR Fasta ok Sigfast, sunu sina. ÞæiR dou i hvitavaðum. 
english: Holmlaugr and Holmfríðr have raised the stones in memory of Fasti and Sigfastr, their sons. They died in (their) christening robes.  
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 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: døyia - hvitavaðir - i - lata - ok - ræisa - sa(r) - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn - æftir


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