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Use in varieties of Scots

keeper Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words15.6 16.5 16.3 0 14.3 23.3 6.8
Number of occurrences2515 6 0 1 2 1
Number of authors12 6 3 1 1 1

Occurrences of keeper in Corpus

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Lallans

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
d Bonnyrigg's goals and their keeper looks maire like a cannonbaw on page 105
As he repeatedly roars in the keeper's direction "Pishwater! Pishw on page 108
plan tae fuck wae Bonnyrigg's keeper hus proved tae be nuttin shoa on page 111

3 matches

Heather, Alistair Rin throu the jungle, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
wispy white hair. He wis the keeper o the deuks an the pond. He b
1 matches

Crawford, Ross At Stake, (Medium 2021) Lallans - Stirling, prose
railing. Declan wis a decent keeper, it should’ve been nae both
1 matches

@MartinBroon tweeted
@ClydeFC Whit “Keeper”? ??(2020) search twitter

@WhenDidADidny tweeted
win them the game. 3rd choice keeper in goal. Man sent aff. They h (2018) twitter link

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
van best display av seen by a keeper and a group of lads from a lo (2021) twitter link
drawer performance from your keeper as well - great win and effo (2021) twitter link
@rorywalker_10 guid keeper that laddie - defo impressed (2021) twitter link
flanagan97 hees a second rate keeper m8 - n the challenge wis sho (2020) twitter link
do recognise scott walker the keeper for the guys in red - sadly (2021) twitter link
and 3 other occurrences.

Doric

Pacitti, Stephen Lallans 81 - Pyntin the Been, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
rm. 'An you, Chairlie Forbes, keeper o the peace, a stickler for j on page 8

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Jessie the Jumbo And other Bairn Tales in Scots, (Smashwords 2014) Doric - Aberdeen, weans
o bit fur ae thing. Kevin the keeper didna takk her on at aa. He w
m like claes poles! Kevin the keeper gied them sugar lumps, an scr
rs ava thocht Jessie. Bit the keeper likit them. He wis newsin awa
Neist mornin, Kevin the keeper cam tae gie Jessie her brakfa
4 matches

@cligeey tweeted
@AberdeenFC Darren Mackie keeper bounced it aff his heid(2020) search twitter

Shetland

Sutherland, Hazel Biggin Da Dess, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
is. Mam said so an Mam wis da keeper o da Hay Rules.
1 matches

Southern

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
saipret kennels fur the keeper’s huntin dogs. The naem And
wis the keeper yonder, i ma airliest days. A
2 matches

Ulster

Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
thir in haes prison, wae haes keeper on haes richt. on page 18

1 matches

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