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Runic Dictionary

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U 956 (U956) - Vedyxa

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Vedyxa, Danmarks sn, Vaksala hd;
Swedish map: X:1610189 Y:6638161
Google maps: 59.8482,17.7711
RAÄ: Danmark 4:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 956 
place: Vedyxa 
parish: Danmarks sn 
district: Vaksala hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6638161:1610189 
original place?: ja 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 4 [objektid=10021600040001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B1; 0; D1; E9; F3; 0 
period/dating:
style group: Pr3 
inscriber: Åsmund (S) 
material/object: stenblock, granit 
other: Ristningsytan utgörs av två plan i trubbig vinkel mot varandra. 
reference:  
image link:  
rune text: ' stniltr ' lit * rita stain þino ' abtiʀ ' uiþbiurn ' krikfara ' buanta sin kuþ hialbi hos| |salu| |uk| |kuþs u muþiʀ osmuntr kara sun markaþi 
old west norse: Steinhildr lét rétta stein þenna eptir Viðbjǫrn Grikkfara, bónda sinn. Guð hjalpi hans sálu ok Guðs 〈u〉 móðir. Ásmundr Kára sonr markaði. 
original language: Stæinhildr let retta stæin þenna æptiR Viðbiorn Grikkfara, boanda sinn. Guð hialpi hans salu ok Guðs 〈u〉 moðiR. Asmundr Kara sunn markaði. 
english: Steinhildr had this stone erected in memory of Viðbjǫrn, her husband, a traveller to Greece. May God and God's mother help his soul. Ásmundr Kári' son marked.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ): raised by 
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD): God and God's mother 
object (PC):  
material (PC):  
object/material translation (PC):  

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: bondi - grikkfari - Guð - hann - hialpa - lata - marka - moðir - ok - retta - sa(r)si - sal(a)/sel(a)/sial(a) - sinn - stæinn - æftir

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