A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

kennt Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words52.3 88.1 5.4 35.2 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences8480 2 1 0 1 0
Number of authors9 6 1 1 1

Occurrences of kennt in Corpus

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McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
ons that Kenneth wis gey weel-kennt amang the Picts, mebbe due ta on page 14
n in disguise. The maist weel-kennt wis o course James V, wha wan on page 16
e run in the veins o the weel-kennt Neddie Scrymgeour that beat W on page 21
rd 1, or Langshanks as he wis kennt. Historians fer some reason h on page 22
uckit intae a tavern whaur he kennt the landlady. on page 23
Also on pages 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 37, 38, 42, 50, 51, 52, 53, 57, 58, 60, 63, 64, 67
36 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
Hall". It wis obvious - they kennt fine, fer had they no been te
nglish an a literature that's kennt an studied aa ower the warld,
2 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
there hae aye been Scots that kennt whit wis whit.
in wee Estaiblishment hae aye kennt whit side their breid is butt
xperience an wisdom were weel-kennt bi the communitie. But the un
e’s aye been fowk that have kennt jist hou baised agi, Scotland
rld’s intelligence services kennt fine that the Trident test wi
25 matches

Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
The lassie kennt exactlie whit he wis taukin a
Allan kennt he had tae say whit he had ta
2 matches

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted
sation tho it be) are siclike kennt tae be snarlin, bealin, freny(2020) search twitter
s affa nae weel an wi a virus kennt tae be unco roch. Wha few ama(2020) search twitter
@DailyGael ah kennt (his faither) is whit @DunsPi(2020) search twitter
@ProfJWR @Susiebags He's been kennt tae screive repones tae his a(2020) search twitter
kieHT @Historic_Ally I ken ye kennt maistly(2020) search twitter
and 1 other occurrences.

@billykayscot tweeted
iles: sometimes. Rev Webster, kennt as Dr Bonum Magnum in Auld Re(2020) search twitter

@StuartPoet tweeted
nicht faain oot there wi whae-kennt(2020) search twitter
FM @NicolaSturgeon weel kennt for loving her books. Watch t(2020) search twitter
didnae, eh. Think they still kennt we wantit tae but.(2020) search twitter
s ye bide there an yer a weel kennt but skint actress - a rookit(2020) search twitter
ar an ocht tae be much better kennt an read ????????????????(2020) search twitter
and 3 other occurrences.


Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Kieran an Aidan, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
hen licht stracht on! Neist I kennt, we wiz hine awa frae Thon Pl
. Addy wis mair like e Addy I kennt in Thon Place, douce an canny
2 matches


Hollinrake, Fran Flett Assipattle and the Mester Stoorworm, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
it Muckle Stoorworm, and they kennt whit hid culd brak!
1 matches


Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
as much as his guid-wife she kennt. on page 49

1 matches

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