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kissin Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.5 11 5.4 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences1210 2 0 0 0 0
Number of authors9 7 2

Occurrences of kissin in Corpus

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Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
an tells me thi wir jist kissin, on page 67

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
mooth against mine an startet kissin me. He put his airms aroon ma on page 73
n tae you. So see when he wis kissin yi, she said, When yees wur i on page 74
r jist pals. Charlene startet kissin her haun an sayin, Oh Chrissi on page 111

3 matches

Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
o her man at the French wey o kissin, on page 33

1 matches

Grae, Emma The Tongue She Speaks, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans, poetry
ew ah'd be safe. Twa boys wur kissin. Naewan would o stood fur tha on page 4

1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy No on BBC, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
doun an as suin's they start kissin, his face gaes soor. He puls
1 matches

Percy, Ely The Family Situation, (The Interpreters House.org 2020) Lallans, prose
tae know whit like she is at kissin. He went in a pure bad mood w
1 matches

Donovan, Anne Not Scotland, (Edinburgh International Book Festival 2010) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
d back in case Sergio started kissin him too but
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
eist – jist as she’d been kissin him goodbye ae mornin – she
1 matches


Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
pittin his airms aroon ma an kissin awa ma doots. on page 44

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Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
umman his nivver devaallt fae kissin ma feet. Ye didna annint ma h on page 92

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