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Cormack, Kevin

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 4,520
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,964
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.301
Tagged as ORK (Orkney) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, a, an, o, in, tae, i, me, oan, like,

List of texts in corpus

Toonie Void
Abersee Press (2022-09-01 ) in Orkney dialect, categorised as poetry (3,533 words)
Swiet Haar
Abersee Press (2022-01-24 ) in Orkney dialect, categorised as poetry (987 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the3487699.12
a1282831.86
an1262787.61
o1132500
in861902.65
tae841858.41
i631393.81
me40884.96
oan39862.83
like34752.21
he31685.84
his30663.72
oot29641.59
as26575.22
doon25553.1
wae25553.1
hid23508.85
no23508.85
back23508.85
wur22486.73
up22486.73
intae21464.6
ye19420.35
aal19420.35
yir19420.35
owld18398.23
wis17376.11
is17376.11
fae17376.11
at16353.98
we15331.86
whit15331.86
fur14309.73
be14309.73
this14309.73
or14309.73
aboot13287.61
that13287.61
mind13287.61
wan12265.49
through12265.49
bit11243.36
noo11243.36
us11243.36
above11243.36
afore10221.24
face10221.24
could10221.24
come9199.12
whar9199.12
bae9199.12
sand9199.12
time9199.12
so9199.12
ower9199.12
jist8176.99
awey8176.99
thir7154.87
tak7154.87
off7154.87
he's7154.87
him7154.87
there7154.87
some7154.87
hoose7154.87
thing7154.87
when6132.74
rain6132.74
and6132.74
again6132.74
island6132.74
sea6132.74
fock6132.74
blue6132.74
if6132.74
you6132.74
young6132.74
under6132.74
man6132.74
wid6132.74
hands6132.74
hid's6132.74
yer6132.74
tell5110.62
see5110.62
ga5110.62
im5110.62
hoo5110.62
lost5110.62
black5110.62
half5110.62
boxes5110.62
death5110.62
hert5110.62
dwam5110.62
beach5110.62
last5110.62
first5110.62
they5110.62
gret5110.62
twaard5110.62
by5110.62
her5110.62
day5110.62
ither5110.62
window5110.62
place5110.62
lamplight5110.62
against5110.62
hids5110.62
empty5110.62
bairns5110.62
say5110.62
plastic488.5
dances488.5
danced488.5
dream488.5
am488.5
peedie488.5
he'll488.5
who488.5
dog488.5
guit-er488.5
hand488.5
draaeen488.5
fer488.5
end488.5
paper488.5
watter488.5
yit488.5
said488.5
power488.5
buried488.5
name488.5
sheu488.5
twin488.5
twa488.5
anunder488.5
nutheen488.5
clettering488.5
too488.5
industrial488.5
deid488.5
else488.5
eyes488.5
for488.5
nivver488.5
film488.5
still488.5
more366.37
best366.37
git366.37
later366.37
click-clack366.37
bully366.37
ahint366.37
steps366.37
ootside366.37
address366.37
wind366.37
hair366.37
bring366.37
focks'366.37
coorse366.37
err366.37
bad366.37
grip366.37
kirkwall366.37
dial366.37
of366.37
himsael366.37
long366.37
night366.37
gott366.37
table366.37
might366.37
door366.37
drew366.37
white366.37
wave366.37
rings366.37
gress366.37
stairs366.37
bell366.37
efter366.37
keys366.37
than366.37
boy366.37
wisna366.37
much366.37
gaan366.37
then366.37
café366.37
starin366.37
thum366.37
words366.37
rest366.37
return366.37
darkness366.37
wey366.37
amongst366.37
silent366.37
across366.37
concrete366.37
gaerdeen366.37
kin366.37
sight366.37
feet366.37
kirk366.37
brain366.37
darkened366.37
things366.37
hiv366.37
mosst366.37
wife366.37
widden366.37
gittan366.37
enough366.37
ker366.37
these366.37
t'waard366.37
same366.37
luk366.37
endless366.37
past366.37
man's366.37
song366.37
each366.37
eggs366.37
abandoned366.37
doot366.37
god366.37
dance366.37
aalwis366.37
done366.37
every366.37
aye-aye366.37
anither366.37
raileens366.37
ba366.37
shop366.37
reach244.25
bars244.25
blackened244.25
asleep244.25
frames244.25
stands244.25
shops244.25
cross244.25
mindeen244.25
green244.25
lens244.25
canada244.25
scratch244.25
home244.25
shadow244.25
hill244.25
here244.25
ear244.25
closs244.25
within244.25
nix244.25
brither244.25
ah'm244.25
function244.25
sleep244.25
that's244.25
invisible244.25
phone244.25
depth244.25
spiral244.25
breathan244.25
while244.25
takan244.25
ahtween244.25
ditch244.25
soft244.25
cowld244.25
chips244.25
hin244.25
thumsaels244.25
skroo244.25
driveway244.25
instrument244.25
camera244.25
shoppeen244.25
withoot244.25
scooter244.25
turn244.25
such244.25
dreams244.25
weekend244.25
shutters244.25
frame244.25
beneath244.25
comfortable244.25
used244.25
sandier244.25
blood244.25
notts244.25
to244.25
wir244.25
wires244.25
hung244.25
catch244.25
keeked244.25
nor244.25
instead244.25
fund244.25
aalready244.25
lum244.25
skirteen244.25
noise244.25
waves244.25
bairn244.25
ghawst244.25
anymore244.25
swept244.25
bunker244.25
dark244.25
foosty244.25
work244.25
inland244.25
booth244.25
whole244.25
stuck244.25
bubblan244.25
flickeran244.25
bite244.25
lights244.25
doors244.25
hollered244.25
alien244.25
anything244.25
oors244.25
days244.25
years244.25
bliind244.25
world244.25
four244.25
blank244.25
blink244.25
uncle244.25
eye244.25
pal244.25
bubble244.25
speech244.25
seemed244.25
waal244.25
welcomed244.25
cork-filled244.25
lupins244.25
leather-bound244.25
smiles244.25
played244.25
studio244.25
barely244.25
since244.25
created244.25
pier244.25
driven244.25
belly244.25
bowt244.25
teenage244.25
immortality244.25
knotted244.25
baest244.25
oil244.25
edge244.25
light244.25
below244.25
he'd244.25
dae244.25
green-nilded244.25
stryte244.25
diggan244.25
dirt244.25
drum244.25
silver244.25
hingan244.25
hooses244.25
holes244.25
are244.25
planted244.25
mak244.25
side244.25
faalan244.25
love244.25
pareesh244.25
road244.25
gutter244.25
huge244.25
weel244.25
laid244.25
none244.25
will244.25
secret244.25
scratchan244.25
ferawey244.25
noah244.25
very244.25
new244.25
mirrland244.25
dry244.25
screwed-up244.25
palaces244.25
whose244.25
mooth244.25
prayers244.25
pierceens244.25
clamber244.25
fields244.25
tune244.25
's244.25
couldna244.25
private244.25
oun244.25
wait244.25
pocket244.25
drink244.25
go244.25
handless244.25
apaert244.25
whit's244.25
rookle244.25
murder244.25
dumb244.25
bobbin244.25
saalt244.25
homeward244.25
mean244.25
touch244.25
prayer244.25
sister244.25
bound244.25
mirror244.25
nearby244.25
moon244.25
shape244.25
baals244.25
forgotten244.25
tracks244.25
cloud244.25
stick244.25
names244.25
pale244.25
kinna244.25
shadows244.25
conductor244.25
metter244.25
visitors244.25
mainland244.25
credence244.25
hoisted244.25
top244.25
snooker244.25
aroond244.25
inside244.25
radio244.25
roond244.25
berr244.25
waited244.25
second244.25
sits244.25
kers244.25
lukan244.25
clocked244.25
poor244.25
lightly244.25
thur244.25
onset244.25
wupped244.25
near244.25
yirsael244.25
bed244.25
wakked244.25
gratitude244.25
until244.25
flight244.25
singer244.25
greasy244.25
lighter244.25
cut244.25
waste244.25
pit244.25
station244.25
dawn't244.25
feel244.25
heed244.25
final244.25
toon244.25
oblivious244.25
grandfither's244.25
greetan244.25
spoon244.25
waanted244.25
climban244.25
sometheen244.25