Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

login: password: stay logged in: help

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 
placement: I Upplands fornminnesförenings samlingar. 
coordinates: 6639100:1602512 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form: ?; B4; ?; ?; ?; F3; 0 
style group: Pr1 - Pr2 
inscriber: Äsbjörn 2 (A) 
material/object: runsten, granit 
other: Från början rest på en kristen begravningsplats. 
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 


© Skaldic Project Academic Body, unless otherwise noted. Database structure and interface developed by Tarrin Wills. All users of material on this database are reminded that its content may be either subject to copyright restrictions or is the property of the custodians of linked databases that have given permission for members of the skaldic project to use their material for research purposes. Those users who have been given access to as yet unpublished material are further reminded that they may not use, publish or otherwise manipulate such material except with the express permission of the individual editor of the material in question and the General Editor of the volume in which the material is to be published. Applications for permission to use such material should be made in the first instance to the General Editor of the volume in question. All information that appears in the published volumes has been thoroughly reviewed. If you believe some information here is incorrect please contact Tarrin Wills with full details.