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Runic Dictionary

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U 87 (U87) - Skylsta

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Skylsta, Järfälla sn, Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1614445 Y:6588233
Google maps: 59.3992,17.82
RAÄ: Järfälla 209:2

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 87 † 
place: Skylsta 
parish: Järfälla sn 
district: Sollentuna hd 
coordinates: 6588233:1614445 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 209:2 [objektid=10003902090002] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group:
material/object: fragment av runsten 
image link:  
rune text: [... * stain * at * suarth... ...] 
old west norse: ... [rei]sa stein at Svarth[ǫfða] ... 
original language: ... [ræi]sa stæin at Svarth[aufða] ... 
english: ... the stone raised in memory of Svarthǫfði ...  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone fragment 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): fragment of runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - ræisa - stæinn


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