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Runic Dictionary

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U 1081 (U1081) - Forkarby, Korsbacken

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Forkarby, Korsbacken, Bälinge sn, Bälinge hd;
Swedish map: X:1597665 Y:6647322
Google maps: 59.9336,17.5521
RAÄ: Bälinge 330:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 1081 
place: Forkarby, Korsbacken 
parish: Bälinge sn 
district: Bälinge hd 
coordinates: 6647322:1597665 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 330 [objektid=10021203300001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A1; B1; C6, C8, C9; D4; 0; F3; 0 & A9; B1; C6, C7; 0; 0; F1; 0 
style group: Pr5? 
inscriber: (Likbjörn (A)), ej trolig attribution gjord av Brate. 
material/object: runsten, ljusröd granit 
image link:  
rune text: [b]or[f]... ... ...[f]astr * litu hakua * at ketil[f]ast broþur * sin * 
old west norse: Borgf[astr(?) ok] ...fastr létu hǫggva at Ketilfast, bróður sinn. 
original language: Borgf[astr(?) ok] ...fastr letu haggva at Kætilfast, broður sinn. 
english: Borgfastr(?) and ...-fastr had (the stone) cut in memory of Ketilfastr, their brother.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite, pink 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, pink granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: at - broðir - hagg(v)a/hogg(v)a - lata - sinn


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