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Runic Dictionary

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U 565 (U565) - Ekeby skog

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Ekeby skog, Malsta sn, Lyhundra hd;
Swedish map: X:1658800 Y:6633700
Google maps: 59.7924,18.6339

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 565 † 
place: Ekeby skog 
parish: Malsta sn 
district: Lyhundra hd 
coordinates: 6633700:1658800 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B3; C9, C10; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr4? 
inscriber: Öpir 1 (S) 
material/object: runsten 
other: Samma släkt som på U 566. 
image link:  
rune text: [mani auk * afriþ * litu ' fira * bru iftiʀ * olif * sun : sin * in * ioan * at ' broþur ' sin ' ubiʀ ' risti] 
old west norse: Manni/Máni ok Áfríðr létu gera brú eptir Óleif, son sinn, en Jóhan at bróður sinn. Œpir risti. 
original language: Manni/Mani ok Afriðr letu gærva bro æftiR Olæif, sun sinn, en Ioan at broður sinn. ØpiR risti. 
english: Manni/Máni and Áfríðr had the bridge made in memory of Óleifr, their son; and Jóhan in memory of his brother. Œpir carved.  
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: at - bro - broðir - en - g(i)ær(v)a - lata - ok - rista - sinn - sunr/sunn - æftir


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