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Runic Dictionary

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U 77 (U77) - Råsta

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Råsta, Spånga sn (nu: Sundbyberg), Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1623330 Y:6586218
Google maps: 59.3786,17.975
RAÄ: Sudbyberg 197:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 77 $ 
place: Råsta 
parish: Spånga sn (nu: Sundbyberg) 
district: Sollentuna hd 
coordinates: 6586218:1623330 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 197 (Spånga sn) [objektid=10304701970001], 12 (Sundbyberg) [objektid=10009400120001] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Torgöt Fotsarve (A) 
material/object: runsten, gråsten 
reference: $=Fältex. A 
image link:  
rune text: hulmstin × auk × haosui × litu × raisa istain × iftir × iybiurn × faþur sin × auk × kiriþ × ifti 
old west norse: Holmsteinn ok Hǫsvi létu reisa stein eptir Jóbjǫrn, fǫður sinn, ok Gyríðr(?) eptir. 
original language: Holmstæinn ok Hosvi letu ræisa stæin æftiR Iobiorn, faður sinn, ok Gyrið(?) æftiR. 
english: Holmsteinn and Hǫsvi had the stone raised in memory of Jóbjǫrn, their father; and Gyríðr(?) in memory of (him).  
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, greystone 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

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


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