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Runic Dictionary

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U 798 (U798) - Torgesta

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Torgesta, Sparrsätra sn, Åsunda hd;
Swedish map: X:1562684 Y:6618156
Google maps: 59.6786,16.9179
RAÄ: Sparrsätra 118:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 798 † 
place: Torgesta 
parish: Sparrsätra sn 
district: Åsunda hd 
coordinates: 6618156:1562684 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 118 [objektid=10026901180001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B3; C1; D1; E3; F3; 0 
style group: Fp 
inscriber: Erik (A) 
material/object: runsten 
image link:  
rune text: [uibiarn × raisti × stain × iftir × katil + kuþ hialbi + ant hans] 
old west norse: Vébjǫrn reisti stein eptir Ketil. Guð hjalpi ǫnd hans. 
original language: Vibiorn ræisti stæin æftiR Kætil. Guð hialpi and hans. 
english: Vébjǫrn raised the stone in memory of Ketill. May God help his spirit.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: and - Guð - hann - hialpa - ræisa - stæinn - æftir


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