- A rule steelyard.
- The fifteen-spined (Gasterosteus spinachia).
- Abusive speech: as, “bakbitynge and bismer,”
- you worth scorn.
- A balance or steelyard found in the northeast of Scotland, plus in the Orkney and Shetland islands.
- The name when you look at the Orkney islands regarding the sea-stickleback, Spinachia vulgaris.