A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

Enter a word to find nearest neighbouring words, for example ahint

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of killed in Corpus

The Levenshtein distance is the number of characters you have to replace, insert or delete to transform one word into another, its useful for detecting typos and alternative spellings if we're not happy with the standard spelling.
Here follows a list of the top fifteen nearest neighbour words to the search term, with the Levenshtein distance in brackets. You can click through to find all occurrences of that word to check usage (although I fear words with apostrophes will bugger it up.

killed (0) - 28 occurrences
skilled (1) - 8 occurrences
pilled (1) - 3 occurrences
keilled (1) - 2 occurrences
killen (1) - 4 occurrences
'killed (1) - 1 occurrences
willed (1) - 3 occurrences
filled (1) - 70 occurrences
killer (1) - 15 occurrences
billed (1) - 1 occurrences
dilled (1) - 1 occurrences
tilled (1) - 2 occurrences
tirled (2) - 1 occurrences
wille (2) - 1 occurrences
telled (2) - 2 occurrences

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