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Runic Dictionary

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U 955 (U955) - Tjocksta

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Tjocksta, Danmarks sn, Vaksala hd;
Swedish map: X:1610600 Y:6635900
Google maps: 59.8278,17.7772

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 955 † 
place: Tjocksta 
parish: Danmarks sn 
district: Vaksala hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6635900:1610600 
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period/dating:
style group: Pr3? 
inscriber: Fot 2 (A) 
material/object: runsten 
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rune text: [× þorstin × auk × kura × litu × raisa × stin × eftiʀ × lafsa × faþur sin] 
old west norse: Þorsteinn ok Gyra(?) létu reisa stein eptir Lafsa, fǫður sinn. 
original language: Þorstæinn ok Gyra(?) letu ræisa stæin æftiR Lafsa, faður sinn. 
english: Thorsteinn and Gyra(?) had the stone raised in memory of Lafsi, their father.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone 
object/material translation (PC): runestone 

other readings/interpretations

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

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