Each week on Randy Seaver’s Genea-musings blog he has a post for Saturday night Genealogy fun. Because of the time difference, I have called my series Sunday Afternoon Genealogy Fun. This week, the mission was
1) My friend and CVGS colleague Karen Y. found this fun website – http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/ancient/write-your-name-in-runes.html. So click on the “Launch Interactive” button, enter your name, or some phrase of your choice, and see how it looks in runes.
2) I thought it would be ideal for a fun and fast SNGF project. You can impress your friends and grandchildren with it, and maybe it will be a chart-storm on Facebook.
3) Share your runic names or phrases with us in a blog post of your own, in a comment to this post, in a Facebook post or a Google+ post. Please provide a link to your response if you can.
Here’s my name in Runes. I’ve done both my current surname and my maiden name.
And here is a mystery phrase.