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Runic Dictionary

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Vs 9 (Vs9) - Saltängsbron

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Västmanland
Location: Saltängsbron, Västerås (f.d. Lundby sn);
Swedish map: X:1538888 Y:6607957
Google maps: 59.5899,16.4937
RAÄ: .d. Lundby 275:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Vs 9 $ 
place: Saltängsbron 
parish: Västerås (f.d. Lundby sn) 
coordinates: 6607957:1538888 
original place?: ja 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 275:1 [objektid=10233402750001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A7; B3; C1, C10; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr3 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Parsten till Vs 10. 
reference: $=Williams 1994 
image link:  
rune text: × kisl × lit × kera × buru × eftʀ × osl × sun × sin × han u(a)[rþ] × tyþr × a eklati × kuþ ialbi × has × ont auk × selu 
old west norse: Gísl lét gera brú eptir Ásl/Ǫsl, son sinn. Hann varð dauðr á Englandi. Guð hjalpi hans ǫnd ok sálu. 
original language: Gisl let gærva bro æftiR Asl/Ǫsl, sun sinn. Hann varð dauðr a Ænglandi. Guð hialpi hans and ok selu. 
english: Gísl had the bridge made in memory of Ásl/Ôsl, his son. He died in England. May God help his spirit and soul.  
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: a - and - bro - dauðr - g(i)ær(v)a - Guð - hann - hialpa - lata - ok - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - sinn - sunr/sunn - verða - æftir


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