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U 586 (U586) - Bro

inscription; SRDB period: V b 1000-t; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Bro, Edsbro sn, Närdinghundra hd;
Swedish map: X:1649449 Y:6644549
Google maps: 59.8932,18.4754
RAÄ: Edsbro 227:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 586 $ 
place: Bro 
parish: Edsbro sn 
district: Närdinghundra hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6644549:1649449 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 227 [objektid=10001402270001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: V b 1000-t 
style group: RAK 
inscriber: Gunnar (A) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Oornerade slingor. Ett fragment med passning funnet 1952. En runslinga med ett 15-tal svagt skönjbara runor på baksidan. 
reference: $=ATA Dnr 4144/52, ATA Dnr 2763/72, Fv 1954 s. 9, http://fornvannen.se/pdf/1950talet/1954_001.pdf  
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rune text: × kunbirn × uk × osbirn × uk × [sikuatr * þiʀ × lit](u) [×] (r)(i)sa × s[t](i)(n) × [þin]a × iftiʀ × t(u)ka × faþur sin × ku[þ](a)(n) × ku(þ) ial(b)[i × ans × -]t uk × salu bitr × þan × an × karþi × til × ulm×f(r)[i](ʀ) lit × kra br(u) 
old west norse: Gunnbjǫrn ok Ásbjǫrn ok Sighvatr þeir létu reisa stein þenna eptir Tóka, fǫður sinn góðan. Guð hjalpi hans [ǫ]nd ok sálu betr en hann gerði til. Holmfríðr lét gera brú. 
original language: Gunnbiorn ok Asbiorn ok Sighvatr þæiR letu ræisa stæin þenna æftiR Toka, faður sinn goðan. Guð hialpi hans [a]nd ok salu bætr þan hann gærði til. Holmfriðr let gærva bro. 
english: Gunnbjǫrn and Ásbjǫrn and Sighvatr, they had this stone raised in memory of Tóki, their good father. May God help his spirit and soul better than he deserved. Holmfríðr had the bridge made.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: and - bro - bætr - faðir - g(i)ær(v)a - goðr - Guð - hann - hialpa - lata - ok - ræisa - sa(r) - sa(r)si - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - sinn - stæinn - til - þæn - æftir

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Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated