A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

kissed Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words13.1 16.5 8.2 0 14.3 23.3 0
Number of occurrences2115 3 0 1 2 0
Number of authors10 4 3 1 2

Occurrences of kissed in Corpus

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Fitt, Matthew Roald Dahl Reekin Rhymes, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785301834) Lallans, weans
he held him ticht they nearly kissed on page 6
Nae livin sowel had ever kissed her on page 8

2 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
an kissed ir when on page 54
Eh kissed ir first thing this mornin on page 55

11 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
And he should ken, he kissed King Geordie's loof, on page 42

1 matches

Grae, Emma Jimmy and his wee darlin Alexa, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
She kissed ma cheek. Bettie loved bein c
1 matches


Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
paith i waarmth an licht, he kissed ma - sweet an wild ~ takkin on page 45

1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Three Cannels, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
the bell. She leaned ower an kissed him for fit could be the very
1 matches

@fittiecrooners tweeted
She looked, walked, talked & kissed like a lady bit it was only f(2018) search twitter


De Luca, Christine St Ninian's Isle, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, poetry
is hit kissed da sheenin saand; a smush
1 matches


Curran, Doug Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
mairlan she sees the hilltaps kissed, on page 18

1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
he hae feeneeshed, hur sister kissed hur, an said, "Eet was a curi on page 123

1 matches

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