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Runic Dictionary

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U 642 (U642) - Ekilla bro

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Ekilla bro, Yttergrans sn, Håbo hd;
Swedish map: X:1595650 Y:6611000
Google maps: 59.6513,17.3771
RAÄ: Yttergran 88:2

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 642 
place: Ekilla bro 
parish: Yttergrans sn 
district: Håbo hd 
placement: Vid Ekolsund, Husby-Sjutolfts sn. 
coordinates: 6611000:1595650 
original place?: nej 
new coords: 6615639.1588625 
RAÄ number: 88:2 (Husby-Sjutolfts sn) (nuv. plats) [objektid=10023900880002] 
rune types:  
cross form: A2; B1; C9; D1; 0; F3; 0 
style group: Pr4 
inscriber: Fot 2 (A), troligen inte Fot själv. 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: hiþinka... auk × biorn × raistu × eftir × kil... ...þur sint 
old west norse: Heðing[eirr] ok Bjǫrn reistu eptir Gil[da(?), fǫ]ður sinn. 
original language: Heðing[æiRR] ok Biorn ræistu æftiR Gi[lda(?), fa]ður sinn. 
english: Heðingeirr and Bjǫrn raised (this) in memory of Gildi(?), their father.  
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 

other readings/interpretations

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


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