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knickers Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words14.9 20.9 8.2 0 0 23.3 0
Number of occurrences2419 3 0 0 2 0
Number of authors14 10 2 2

Occurrences of knickers in Corpus

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Fitt, Matthew Roald Dahl Reekin Rhymes, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785301834) Lallans, weans
She wheechs a pistol fae her knickers. on page 40
he wheechs the pistol fae her knickers. on page 47

2 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
tae yer skirt and birsled yer knickers!' Miss Trunchbull snirtled. on page 80
wer whaur she kept aw her gym knickers.' on page 100
this stuff inside every perra knickers in the drawer and folded them on page 101
e even ken ye even kept spare knickers in the schuil! Ah dinnae ken on page 102

4 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
But eh dare no git meh knickers in a thrave on page 3

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
a da calls aw fur coat an nae knickers, an she gies Charlene thirty on page 53
hings that yi stuck ontae yir knickers. on page 93
a sair belly an a mess in yir knickers! Ma ma asked if ah wantet tae on page 96
u said you pure wantet in her knickers. Aw man yi caught me oot how on page 114

4 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
nt yer splash, Juist drap the knickers! on page 46
The knickers aff ready wham-bam o it, on page 3758

2 matches

Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
Gaun up the aisle wi lace knickers, on page 135

1 matches

Grae, Emma The Tongue She Speaks, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans, poetry
ir imaginations, no get their knickers in a twist ower fings even ad on page 24

1 matches

Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ent doon the shops wi a perra knickers on his heid, tellt the wifie
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
‘Cause ma knickers, like his heid,
1 matches

Durie, Nick The Best o the Baith o Thaim, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
Lib Dems is fur coat and nae knickers pairties for a nieve o reacti
1 matches

@DABArbuckle tweeted
ye'd need mair claes than yon knickers and bra. Dae yar hae yer ain (2020) search twitter


Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
rowls. "A pair o stockings wi knickers in
1 matches

Smith, Alex A Fer Chauve, (self-published 2005) Doric, prose
knickers. Jonsar Eck's stamach went a
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
the scrat o the roch knittit knickers that ma hid wuvven fur her oo
1 matches


Curran, Doug Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
'Frae fechtin tae keep ma knickers on!" on page 29

1 matches

Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
- aa fur coat and nae knickers, on page 47

1 matches

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