As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
hryggja Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-ða, -ðr), v.
- 1) to distress, grieve, with acc. (ekki ~ mik hót þín);
- refl., ~st, to become sad or sorrowful;
- 2) to cause to look sad (h. andlit sitt).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚱᚢᚴᚴᛁᛅ
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