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Runic Dictionary

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U 796 (U796) - Sparrsätra k:a

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Sparrsätra k:a, Sparrsätra sn, Åsunda hd;
Swedish map: X:1565927 Y:6619959
Google maps: 59.6943,16.976
RAÄ: Sparrsätra 20:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 796 $ 
place: Sparrsätra k:a 
parish: Sparrsätra sn 
district: Åsunda hd 
placement: En mindre del finns inmurad inne i kyrkan i södra väggen, den större delen i Skolparken i Enköping. 
coordinates: 6619959:1565927 
original place?: nej 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 20:1 (Sparrsätra sn) [objektid=10026900200001], 2:2 (Enköping) [objektid=10021900020002] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating:
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Livsten (S) 
material/object: fragment av runsten, granit 
other: U 760 förd hit. 
reference: $=Fv 1995 s. 45-47, http://fornvannen.se/pdf/1990talet/1995_045.pdf; $=plansch 86 (U 760) 
image link:  
rune text: + se-rimr + lit + aku... ...-t + sun sin + afast ++ lifsten + iuk runi + þsa + at + kuþon trek + 
old west norse: Sæ[g]rímr lét hǫggv[a a]t son sinn Áfast. Lífsteinn hjó rúnar þessar at góðan dreng. 
original language: Sæ[g]rimR let haggv[a a]t sun sinn Afast. Lifstæinn hiogg runiR þessa at goðan dræng. 
english: Sægrímr had (this) cut in memory of his son Áfastr. Lífsteinn cut these runes in memory of the good valiant man.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone fragment 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): fragment of runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - drængr - goðr - hagg(v)a/hogg(v)a - lata - run(ar) - sa(r)si - sinn - sunr/sunn

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