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Runic Dictionary

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Vg 79 (Vg79) - Klosterträdgården

inscription; SRDB period: V ca 1100; not skaldic;

Sweden: Västergötland
Location: Klosterträdgården, Varnhems (Skarke) sn, Valle hd;
Swedish map: X:1374280 Y:6475334
Google maps: 58.3831,13.6561
RAÄ: Skarke 60:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: Vg 79 
place: Klosterträdgården 
parish: Varnhems (Skarke) sn 
district: Valle hd 
placement: I Varnhems klostermuseum. 
coordinates: 6475334:1374280 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 60 [objektid=10208400600001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: V ca 1100 
style group:  
material/object: gravhäll 
image link:  
rune text: × katil : karþi * stan : þinsi aftʀ * katu kunu sina sustur þurils × 
old west norse: Ketill gerði stein þenna eptir Kátu, konu sína, systur Þorgísls. 
original language: Kætill gærði stæin þennsi æftiR Katu, konu sina, systur Þorgils. 
english: Ketill made this stone in memory of Káta, his wife, Thorgísl's sister.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised for 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): grave-slab 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): grave-slab 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: g(i)ær(v)a - kona - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn - systir - æftir


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