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Runic Dictionary

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U 977 (U977) - Vittulsberg

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Vittulsberg, Vaksala sn, Vaksala hd;
Swedish map: X:1604475 Y:6644650
Google maps: 59.9079,17.6724

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 977 † 
place: Vittulsberg 
parish: Vaksala sn 
district: Vaksala hd 
coordinates: 6644650:1604475 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B1; C8, C9; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr4? 
material/object: runsten 
image link:  
rune text: [ernfriþ ok litu * ra--a * sten * eftiʀ * kunar * faþur * sin * ok * kitulbiurn * ok * kilok * at * bonta sin fastulfr ok * iyruntr * at broþur sin] 
old west norse: Ernfríðr ok ... létu re[is]a stein eptir Gunnar, fǫður sinn, ok Ketilbjǫrn, ok Gillaug at bónda sinn. Fastulfr ok Jǫrundr at bróður sinn. 
original language: Ærnfrið ok ... letu ræ[is]a stæin æftiR Gunnar, faður sinn, ok Kætilbiorn, ok Gillaug at bonda sinn. FastulfR ok Iorundr at broður sinn. 
english: Ernfríðr and ... had the stone raised in memory of Gunnarr, their father; and Ketilbjǫrn and Gillaug in memory of their husbandman; Fastulfr and Jǫrundr in memory of their brother.  
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 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - bondi - broðir - faðir - lata - ok - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - æftir


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