A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

kieran Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words13.7 2.2 54.4 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences222 20 0 0 0 0
Number of authors4 2 2

Occurrences of kieran in Corpus

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Lallans

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
The new kid oan the block Kieran is chosen tae take the penalt
1 matches

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
y second half - big george n kieran as ever immense up front n 3 (2021) twitter link

Doric

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
fur the gap tae jyne her. Wee Kieran Anderson wis skirlin "Last ee
scurls, fur he wis ay faain. Kieran sat neist Nava in skweel. His
m tae neen. Bappy wis derk as Kieran wis fair, wi a saft, sappy mo
py bedd wi his uncle an aunt, Kieran's Ma an Da, Jude an Cammy, tw
"Ay, they're comin," quo Kieran. "There's them noo. They near
12 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Kieran an Aidan, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
Kieran an Aidan
inar in aat. E same aald say, Kieran sayin Aidan wis mair thocht o
min, efter e loons gid oot - Kieran doon till e neep park an Aida
me. Aat wiz e nicht I fell wi Kieran. Did aa then ill natur at his
Kieran comes in. Ma vice is saft, na
7 matches

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