Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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DR 68 (DR68) - Århus 6

inscription; SRDB period: V efter-Jelling;

Location: Århus 6, Århus sn, Hasle hd, Nørrejylland;
Google maps: 56.1582,10.2049

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: DR 68 
place: Århus 6 
parish: Århus sn 
district: Hasle hd, Nørrejylland 
placement: Moesgård Museum. Århus 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types: stungen m-runa 
cross form:  
period/dating: V efter-Jelling 
style group: RAK? 
inscriber: Ev. samma som gjort DR 63 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: (-)usti × auk × hufi × auk × þir × frebiurn × risþu × stin × þonsi × eftiʀ × ¶ × osur × saksa × filaka × sin × harþa ×
kuþan × trik × saʀ × tu × ¶ × mana × mest × uniþikʀ × ¶ saʀ × ati × skib × miþ × arno + 
old west norse: [T]osti ok Hofi ok þeir Freybjǫrn reistu stein þenna eptir Ǫzur Saxa, félaga sinn, harða
góðan dreng. Sá dó manna mest óníðingr, sá átti skip með Árna. 
original language: [T]osti ok Hofi ok þeR Frøbiorn resþu sten þænsi æftiR Azur Saxa, felaga sin, harþa
goþan dræng. SaR do manna mæst uniþingR, saR atti skip mæþ Arna. 
english: §A Tosti and Hofi and Freybjǫrn, they raised this stone in memory of Ôzurr Saxon / Sword(-wielder), their partner, a very §B good valiant man. He died as the most unvillainous of men; he owned a ship with Árni.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 


DR 68, 1 (e1dpi)
DR 68, 2 (e1dpi) DR 68, 2 (e2dpi)
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