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Use in varieties of Scots

knittin Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5.6 3.3 8.2 0 14.3 11.7 6.8
Number of occurrences93 3 0 1 1 1
Number of authors8 3 2 1 1 1

Occurrences of knittin in Corpus

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Lallans

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Fankle, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
ds an giein it laldie wi bent knittin pins.
1 matches

Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
rayer beads clickin away like knittin needles. Every time the van t
1 matches

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
erday - have a guid new year knittin eer wooly jumpers in eer wee (2020) twitter link

Doric

Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
n aff it tae keek doon at her knittin every noo and then.
lack and white screen and her knittin, wi a wee nap every noo and t
2 matches

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted
yvin a maazie" in ither words knittin a ganzie. (2020) twitter link

Shetland

@Julie_Dennison tweeted
in wi da corona, can I finish knittin dis ganzie afore da pandemic (2021) twitter link

Southern

Curran, Doug Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
Her knittin sits upon the shelf, on page 24

1 matches

Ulster

Fenton, James On Slaimish, (Ullans Press 2009 ISBN: 9781905281299) Ulster, poetry
Minin hir knittin. on page 16

1 matches

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