Monthly Archives: May 2017

A Real Early Frankish Runic Text Translated

The Bergakker inscription is a runic inscription found in Gelderland, Netherlands, on a gilt-silver scabbard mount, found in 1996. It has an inscription in Elder Futhark runes, which can be transcribed as follows: ha? VþV? s:ann:kVsjam::logVns hailVþVwas:ann:kVsjam::logVns 123 4567 8 901 234567  890123 0- 1- 2- Runes marked in the first line as ? are […]