Rune stone, Jursta, Södermanland, Sweden Rune stone (Sö 250) in Jursta. The inscription says: "Gynna raised this stone in memory of Saxe, Halvdan's son". Behind the rune stone is a farmstead. Rune stone in Jursta, Sweden. Behind the rune stone is a farmstead.
Norse Runes: Futhark Runic Alphabet - uthark is the name given to a group of runic alphabets. Norse runes were letters used in ancient Germanic languages before the Roman script was adopted. Futhark was used for a long period of time by various peoples to write various languages. Its earlier version is known as the Elder Futhark. Later variant is known as the Younger Futhark. The word Futhark is formed after the first six runes in the rune sequence. Learn more. #languages