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kenna Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.1 3.3 0 0 0 23.3 0
Number of occurrences53 0 0 0 2 0
Number of authors3 1 2

Occurrences of kenna in Corpus

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Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017 ISBN: 978-3946190592) Lallans, prose
wis like himsel. But hech, I kenna hou tae see sheep throu kists on page 21
fair, wee prince,' I said. 'I kenna hou tag draw ocht forby boa c on page 82
be the same gif someplace, we kenna whaur, a sheep we haena seen on page 93

3 matches


Purves, David C. Jade Lute, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Selkirk, poetry
for a wee, Ah kenna whaur Ah im ava.
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
afore A, masel, wur born. A kenna whan shei deyd. Shei an Nelli
1 matches

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