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Runic Dictionary

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U 848 (U848) - Torresta

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Torresta, Västeråkers sn, Hagunda hd;
Swedish map: X:1594481 Y:6627845
Google maps: 59.7596,17.4864
RAÄ: Västeråker 52:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 848 
place: Torresta 
parish: Västeråkers sn 
district: Hagunda hd 
coordinates: 6627845:1594481 
original place?: ja 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 52 [objektid=10029400520001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Öpir 1 (A) [ej Öpir, Åhlén 1997] 
material/object: jordfast stenblock, granit 
image link:  
rune text: rikuiþr * auk biurn * litu raisa stain þina eftʀ þostain 
old west norse: Ríkviðr ok Bjǫrn létu reisa stein þenna eptir Þorstein. 
original language: Rikviðr ok Biorn letu ræisa stæin þenna æftiR Þorstæin. 
english: Ríkviðr and Bjǫrn had this stone raised in memory of Thorsteinn.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): boulder, fixed 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): earth-fixed boulder, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: lata - ok - ræisa - sa(r)si - stæinn - æftir


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