As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., botan. juncus squarrosus; sinu-f., töðu-f., nardus stricta, Norse Finna-skæg = Finn’s beard.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚾᚾᚢᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements