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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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DR 42 (DR42) - Jelling 2

inscription; c900-950; not skaldic;

Location: Jelling 2, Jelling sn, Tørrild hd, Nørrejylland;
Google maps: 55.7566,9.41956
Fund og Fortidsminder: 170904-106

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: DR 42 
place: Jelling 2 
parish: Jelling sn 
district: Tørrild hd, Nørrejylland 
original place?: ja 
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 170904-106 [systemnr=116756] 
rune types:  
cross form:  
period/dating: V Jelling 
style group: Fp, Pr1? 
material/object: runsten, granit 
image link:  
rune text: : haraltr : kunukʀ : baþ : kaurua ¶ kubl : þausi : aft : kurm faþur sin ¶ auk aft : þourui : muþur : sina : sa ¶ haraltr (:) ias : soʀ * uan * tanmaurk
ala * auk nuruiak
(*) auk t(a)ni (k)(a)(r)(þ)(i) kristno 
old west norse: Haraldr konungr bað gera kuml þessi ept Gorm, fǫður sinn, ok ept Þyrvé, móður sína, sá Haraldr er sér vann Danmǫrk
alla ok Norveg
ok dani gerði kristna. 
original language: Haraldr kunungR baþ gørwa kumbl þøsi æft Gorm, faþur sin, ok æft Þorwi, moþur sina, sa Haraldr æs seR wan Danmork
alla ok Norwæg
ok dani gærþi kristna. 
english: §A King Haraldr ordered this monument made in memory of Gormr, his father, and in memory of Thyrvé, his mother; that Haraldr who won for himself all of Denmark §B and Norway §C and made the Danes Christian.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 


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