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U 540 (U540) - Husby-Lyhundra k:a (nu: Husby-Sj

inscription; SRDB period: V 1030-t; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Husby-Lyhundra k:a (nu: Husby-Sjuhundra), Husby-Lyhundra sn (nu: Husby-Sjuhundra), Lyhundra hd;
Swedish map: X:1653206 Y:6627657
Google maps: 59.7404,18.5301
RAÄ: usby-Sjuhundra 20:1
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 540 
place: Husby-Lyhundra k:a (nu: Husby-Sjuhundra) 
parish: Husby-Lyhundra sn (nu: Husby-Sjuhundra) 
district: Lyhundra hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6627657:1653206 
original place?: nej 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 20:1 [objektid=10003100200001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: V 1030-t 
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Åsmund (A); Torbjörn skald (A); Torfast (A) 
material/object: fragment av runsten, röd sandsten 
other: Samma brödrakrets som nämns på U 513. 
reference: SRI 7 s. 526 
image link: http://www.kms.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16000300040687  
rune text: airikr ' auk hokun ' auk inkuar aukk rahn[ilt]r ' þou/þouh h--.../--... ... ...-ʀ ' -na hon uarþ [tau]þ(r) [a] kriklati ' kuþ hialbi hons| |salu| |uk| |kuþs muþi(ʀ) 
old west norse: Eiríkr ok Hákon ok Ingvarr ok Ragnhildr þau ... ... ... ... Hann varð dauðr á Grikklandi. Guð hjalpi hans sálu ok Guðs móðir. 
original language: ÆirikR ok Hakon ok Ingvarr ok Ragnhildr þau/þaun ... ... ... ... Hann varð dauðr a Grikklandi. Guð hialpi hans salu ok Guðs moðiR. 
english: Eiríkr and Hákon and Ingvarr and Ragnhildr, they ... ... ... ... He died in Greece. May God and God's mother help his soul.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God and God's mother 
object (PC): runestone fragment 
material (PC): stone, sandstone, red 
object/material translation (PC): fragment of runestone, red sandstone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: a - dauðr - Guð - hann - hialpa - moðir - ok - sa(r) - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - verða

images

U 540, 1 (j1dpi)
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated