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U 159 (U159) - Löttinge

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Löttinge, Täby sn, Danderyds skeppslag;
Swedish map: X:1629700 Y:6597400
Google maps: 59.477,18.0938
Links: (image)

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 159 
place: Löttinge 
parish: Täby sn 
district: Danderyds skeppslag 
placement: SHM (22757) 
coordinates: 6597400:1629700 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number:  
rune types:  
cross form:  
style group:
inscriber: Visäte (A) [Källström 1999:113] 
material/object: runsten 
image link:,  
rune text: [× kismuntr * uk * himikr * litu ris]a * [stain] aftiʀ × faþur s[in × hlftan] 
old west norse: Gísmundr ok Hemingr létu reisa stein eptir fǫður sinn Halfdan. 
original language: Gismundr ok HæmingR letu ræisa stæin æftiR faður sinn Halfdan. 
english: Gísmundr and Hemingr had the stone raised in memory of their father Halfdan.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
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


U 159, 1 (g1dpi)
U 159, 2 (g1dpi)
Runic data from Samnordisk runtextdatabas, Uppsala universitet, unless otherwise stated

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