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kenning Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.4 7.7 0 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences77 0 0 0 0 0
Number of authors3 3

Occurrences of kenning in Corpus

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Donati, Colin Universal Declaration o Human Richts, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Lallans, government
Forsameikle as kenning for the inherent dignity and
importance for the ful kenning o this hecht,
their universal and effective kenning and tenting, baith amang the
ody hes the richt awgaits tae kenning as a person afore the law.
e ae purpose o makand the due kenning and respect for the richts an
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@MizLiot tweeted
olls frae the shops or him no kenning whit they are or whaur tae lo (2021) twitter link

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
rother - its jist a matter o kenning where tae go - nudge nudge w (2020) twitter link

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