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To celebrate Vikings Live, we have replaced our Roman alphabet with the runic alphabet used by the Vikings, the Scandinavian ‘Younger Futhark’. The ‘Younger Futhark’ has only 16 letters, so we have used some of the runic letters more than once or combined two runes for one Roman letter.

For an excellent introduction to runes, we recommend Martin Findell’s book published by British Museum Press.

More information about how we have ‘runified’ this site

 

Dr Emil Braun (Biographical details)

Dr Emil Braun (academic/intellectual; German; Male; 1809 - 1856)

Also known as

Braun, Emil; Braun, August Emil

Biography

Secretary of the German Archaeological Institute in Rome.