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kine Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words39.2 1.1 95.3 0 0 11.7 177.3
Number of occurrences631 35 0 0 1 26
Number of authors14 1 5 1 7

Occurrences of kine in Corpus

In order to avoid violating copyright law and abide by 'fair use', only up to the first five occurrences of the search term are displayed for each article.


@ionafyfe tweeted
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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
tage; an likit fine te be the kine o bodie, fa, fin they wint aw on page 8
's nae the 'discussin things' kine." on page 15
n imsel. He's bin actin queer kine es file." on page 16
o the plane, an he felt dizzy-kine an far awa es he focused oan on page 41
nerves. "Ah'm feelin jittery kine. Ah'v hid a richt dose o the on page 53
Also on pages 73, 74, 77, 81, 83, 88
12 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
gh - nae een o yer makkie-on kine - an me an Vi wid've got ten on page 32
int kines o chynge: the canny kine aat comes wi progress; the ki on page 95

4 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
hale o Syria, an they fess aa kine o nae weel fowk tae him, fowk on page 10
ink, fit'll we weer?' Att's e kine o dirt att e godless rin efte on page 14
at fit he'd deen, sayin, "Fit kine o chiel maun iss be att aiven on page 17
. They were baith gweed livin kine o fowk, abidin bi e laas an o on page 79
't winnert tae themsels, "Fit kine o bairnie will iss tum oot ta on page 81
Also on pages 86, 92, 93, 97, 103, 112, 118, 119
15 matches

Smith, Alex A Fer Chauve, (self-published 2005) Doric, prose
Richt fine day bit gey nippy kine,
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bulletbroo, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
dress wiz a bully o the worst kine, but Douglas, bein quick o wi
1 matches

@cligeey tweeted
h yer sel min keep up I richt kine o fluids(2020) search twitter
@Ali_Leith @chrigar1 Fit kine?(2020) search twitter


Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
t enough," said Ahlice. "Whit kine o dance is eet?" on page 97

1 matches


Fenton, James On Slaimish, (Ullans Press 2009 ISBN: 9781905281299) Ulster, poetry
Ocht o the kine on page 16
n oot in Deed Man's Rodden. A kine o a gleek she taen at him gan on page 49

2 matches

Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
st wye yae can-but A maun bae kine tae thim," thocht Alice, "or on page 16
awa, an shae lukt up eagerly, kine o hopin that the Moose had ch on page 32
ae baegun switherin aboot the kine o thing it wud heppen: "'Miss on page 34
es, A had it in mae heid that kine o thing niver heppent, an noo on page 35
a quater tone, an addet wi a kine o a sab, "A hae try't ivery w on page 52
Also on pages 53, 60, 88, 103, 106
10 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
wur dumfoonért an axt, "Whut kine o a man ïs this? Tha verie w on page 9
no tae tak wine or onie ither kine o strang drïnk, on page 69
o tha Maist Heich, for he ïs kine tae tha ungratefu an wïckit. on page 79
oot tha fowk noo-a-days? Whut kine o fowk ir the'? The' ir like on page 81
"Whut kine o man ïs thïs, that can een on page 82
Also on pages 83, 90, 105
10 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
help he gien iz seemed richt kine
1 matches

Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
ein a throu-gan leuk fur onie kine o pey’d wark?
1 matches

Gillen, Charlie Oot Here Mae Lane, (Words without Borders Magazine 2004) Ulster, prose
'but we're twa o' kine, we can read ithers mine, aw!
1 matches

Gibson, Darren Oul money, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
oul coins fascinatin, A’m a kine o gled that we dinnae hae tae
1 matches

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