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kyle Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words34.2 54 13.6 0 0 0 6.8
Number of occurrences5549 5 0 0 0 1
Number of authors7 4 2 1

Occurrences of kyle in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ere wis this boay oan Jeremey Kyle who wis convinced his cat wis on page 16

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Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
Alasdair Kelman. Here. Laura Kyle. Laura Kyle comes runnin on page 46
ff. Punishment exercise, Miss Kyle, Wait behind at the end. Och on page 47
kin aboot thir cousins: Laura Kyle's relatet tae half ae first a on page 57
Me an Laura Kyle went in fur the trials fur th on page 66
when ah saw Charlene an Laura Kyle an the lassie fae Charlene's on page 73
Also on pages 80, 82, 83, 88, 91, 93, 97, 100, 101, 105, 107, 108, 111, 112, 113, 122, 124, 127, 131, 132, 133, 135, 138, 146, 148, 156, 158
44 matches

Calderwood, Lynsey Cantsmell, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2020) Lallans, prose
Laura Kyle’s gettin moved seats cos sh
believe it willint yi. Laura Kyle’s best subject in school is
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Forde, Iain W D Hale Ir Sindries - Buik Twa, (Fons Scotiae 2000) Lallans, prose
en yeir eftir, A trystit bi a kyle wi Rab in a chantie wrassler
the disks an wi ilka kyle Ebenezer kikkit hiz dowp an c
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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
"Ah've waatched Jeremy Kyle an Cash in the Attic...an noo on page 84

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@fittiecrooners tweeted
s on her arse watching Jeremy Kyle! Nae chunce, awa tae sneak oo(2016) search twitter
is jist repeats! Fits Jeremy Kyle deen on at 5am? Used tae be s(2017) search twitter
me tv as any sight o’ Jeremy Kyle or that blooming Loose Wifies(2018) search twitter
Wife watching yon Jeremy Kyle yet again! Dinna ken fit she (2018) search twitter


@OrangRuth tweeted
ardColes @_F_B_G_ Ian Richard Kyle Paisley would have dispelled (2019) search twitter