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Runic Dictionary

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U 744 (U744) - Gidsmarken

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Gidsmarken, Husby-Sjutolfts sn, Trögds hd;
Swedish map: X:1586500 Y:6617150
Google maps: 59.6506,17.3627
RAÄ: Husby-Sjutolft 89:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 744 
place: Gidsmarken 
parish: Husby-Sjutolfts sn 
district: Trögds hd 
placement: I Ekolsunds park. 
coordinates: 6617150:1586500 
original place?: nej 
new coords: 6615542.1587813 
RAÄ number: 89 (nuv. plats) [objektid=10023900890001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Balle (S) 
material/object: runsten, ljus granit 
image link:  
rune text: * kiþa * lit * raisa * stain * at * þorterf * boanta * sin * sun * kuþuaukaʀ * auk byki| |i * haruistam * bali * risti * stn ÷ 
old west norse: Gyða lét reisa stein at Þordjarf, bónda sinn, son Guðlaugar, ok bjó í Harvistǫðum. Balli risti stein. 
original language: Gyða let ræisa stæin at Þordiarf, boanda sinn, sun GuðlaugaR, ok byggi i Harvistaðum. Balli risti stæin. 
english: Gyða had the stone raised in memory of Thordjarfr, her husbandman, Guðlaug's son, and (he) lived in Harvistaðir. Balli carved the stone.  
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, light 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, light granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - boa - bondi - lata - ok - rista - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - sunr/sunn


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