Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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U 942 (U942) - Bredgränden, Uppsala

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Bredgränden, Uppsala, Uppsala;
Swedish map: X:1602512 Y:6639100
Google maps: 59.8586,17.6346

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 942 
place: Bredgränden, Uppsala 
parish: Uppsala 
district:  
placement: I Upplands fornminnesförenings samlingar. 
coordinates: 6639100:1602512 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: ?; B4; ?; ?; ?; F3; 0 
period/dating:
style group: Pr1 - Pr2 
inscriber: Äsbjörn 2 (A) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Från början rest på en kristen begravningsplats. 
reference:  
image link:  
rune text: + iurunt... ...t : risa : stin : eftiʀ : (k)-rþaʀ : sun ¤ ... ...- -uþ : sikni : ys : kumna * ualtiʀ hailakʀ : turuin 
old west norse: Jǫrund[r lé]t reisa stein eptir G[e]rðar, son [sinn] ... [G]uð signi oss, gumna valdr, heilagr dróttinn. 
original language: Iorund[r le]t ræisa stæin æftiR G[æ]rðar, sun [sinn] ... [G]uð signi oss, gumna valdr, hæilagR drottinn. 
english: Jǫrundr had the stone raised in memory of Gerðarr, his son ... May God bless us, the ruler of men, holy Lord.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God 
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

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