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Runic Dictionary

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U 89 (U89) - Skälby

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Skälby, Järfälla sn, Sollentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1615770 Y:6588524
Google maps: 59.4014,17.8435
RAÄ: Järfälla 41:2

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 89 
place: Skälby 
parish: Järfälla sn 
district: Sollentuna hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6588524:1615770 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 41:2 [objektid=10003900410002] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating:
style group: Pr2 
inscriber:  
material/object: runsten, granit 
other:  
reference:  
image link:  
rune text: * helka * ok * ulmfris * l--u * raisa * st-- * þi... ...- * ulfast * faþur ** sen 
old west norse: Helga ok Holmfríðr l[ét]u reisa st[ein] þe[nna eptir] Holmfast, fǫður sinn. 
original language: Hælga ok Holmfriðr l[et]u ræisa st[æin] þe[nna æftiR] Holmfast, faður senn. 
english: Helga and Holmfríðr had this stone raised in memory of Holmfastr, their father.  
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, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: faðir - lata - ok - ræisa - sa(r)si - sinn - stæinn

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