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Use in varieties of Scots

kindly Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words14.9 8.8 16.3 35.2 85.7 35 0
Number of occurrences248 6 1 6 3 0
Number of authors14 5 2 1 4 2

Occurrences of kindly in Corpus

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Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017 ISBN: 978-3946190592) Lallans, prose
dded suin efter. 'Gin you wad kindly think on my needs...' on page 31

1 matches

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
a series of sisters Who spoke kindly to me: on page 54
ower this and that, And spoke kindly ti me on page 56

2 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ase?" ah ask, which the wuman kindly does. on page 112

1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
lang wi thair publishers haes kindly offered tae gie the three win
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 149, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
ivin looked at the warld in a kindly, tho no a naïve, wey. His po
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 119, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
, Newbattle Road, Dalkeith an kindly gied permission for the repro
1 matches

Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
tae kindly deeds
1 matches


Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
Journey. Will all passengers kindly fasten your seatbelts and ref on page 41

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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
," she said, lachin an lookin kindly. "I've never really thought a on page 64

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@DoricPhrases tweeted
a solicitor or police officer kindly spare a minute to help me by (2018) search twitter
eing registered disabled, she kindly https://t.co/fKjTutLnVR https(2018) search twitter
avehound team an tae Chris fa kindly sponsored her an tae her pupp(2019) search twitter
ie fur a sharn aifter the NHS kindly sent me a gift fur ma recent (2020) search twitter


@peediepuss tweeted
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Johnson, Laureen Alice's Adventirs in Wonderlaand, (Evertype 2012 ISBN: 978-1782010081) Shetland - Voe, prose
very kindly tae accept dis elegant timmle on page 26

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De Luca, Christine Dodie's Phenomenal Pheesic, (Shetland For Wirds 2008) Shetland, weans
Maist grannies is fine, kindly, obligin aald weemen, but no
1 matches

Peterson, George P.S. Nannie Georgedaughter, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, prose
rested ata young Hunter, fine kindly fellow at he wis.
in, an shö spak till’m es kindly es ever shö could lat hersel
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Graham, Laurence Flans Frae Da Haaf, (Shetland For Wirds 2000) Shetland, poetry
O Loard, I pray, look kindly doon
1 matches


Tindal, Betty Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
aye but kindly, an no short o' freens; on page 152

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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
Said hei thanked th whitin kindly, but hei wouldnae join th dan on page 100
Was kindly permitted tae poochle th spoo on page 104

2 matches

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