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Runic Dictionary

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U 653 (U653) - Kumla

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Kumla, Övergrans sn, Håbo hd;
Swedish map: X:1593650 Y:6614350
Google maps: 59.6374,17.4653
RAÄ: Övergran 63:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 653 
place: Kumla 
parish: Övergrans sn 
district: Håbo hd 
coordinates: 6614350:1593650 
original place?: nej 
new coords: 6614212.1593636 
RAÄ number: 63 (nuv. plats) [objektid=10030600630001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B2; C8, C11 (?); D1; E1, E9; F3; G6 
style group: Pr2 - Pr3? 
inscriber: Arbjörn (A) 
material/object: runsten, brungrå gnejs 
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rune text: × þurkil * huk + ufhikr × huk × þusthin + þaiʀ ' ker(þ)u ' merki + þesa + at * uifast ' fa[þur * si](n) 
old west norse: Þorkell ok Ófeigr ok Þorsteinn þeir gerðu merki þessi at Véfast, fǫður sinn. 
original language: Þorkell ok OfæigR ok Þorstæinn þæiR gærðu mærki þessa at Vifast, faður sinn. 
english: Thorkell and Ófeigr and Thorsteinn, they made these landmarks in memory of Véfastr, their father.  
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magic attitude (CO): neutral 
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Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - faðir - g(i)ær(v)a - mærki - ok - sa(r) - sa(r)si - sinn


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