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Runic Dictionary

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U 873 (U873) - Örsunda

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Örsunda, Gryta sn, Hagunda hd;
Swedish map: X:1582950 Y:6625650
Google maps: 59.7434,17.283
RAÄ: Gryta 66:1
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 873 
place: Örsunda 
parish: Gryta sn 
district: Hagunda hd 
coordinates: 6625650:1582950 
original place?:  
new coords: 6625779.1583092 
RAÄ number: 66 [objektid=10023100660001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B3; C1, C6, C7; D1; E5; F3; 0 
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Balle (S) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: * þikfastr * lit * raisa * stain * þinsa * at * hulmkair * faþur * sin * koþan ** kuþ * hielbi * sal hans * boanta * ikuʀ * bali * risi * stan * þinsa * 
old west norse: Þingfastr lét reisa stein þenna at Holmgeir, fǫður sinn góðan, Guð hjalpi sál hans, bónda Ingu. Balli risti stein þenna. 
original language: Þingfastr let ræisa stæin þennsa at HolmgæiR, faður sinn goðan, Guð hialpi sal hans, boanda InguR. Balli risti stæin þennsa. 
english: Thingfastr had this stone raised in memory of Holmgeirr, his good father, Inga's husbandman. May God help his soul. Balli carved this stone.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
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: at - bondi - faðir - goðr - Guð - hann - hialpa - lata - rista - ræisa - sa(r)si - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - sinn - stæinn


U 873, 1 (j1dpi)
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