A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of knuckles 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.

knuckles (0) - 13 occurrences
kuckles (1) - 1 occurrences
knuckle (1) - 3 occurrences
knuckled (1) - 2 occurrences
puckles (2) - 10 occurrences
buckles (2) - 1 occurrences
keckles (2) - 1 occurrences
muckles (2) - 1 occurrences
huckles (2) - 1 occurrences
chuckles (2) - 1 occurrences
chuckle (3) - 7 occurrences
knackers (3) - 2 occurrences
keckle (3) - 1 occurrences
tackles (3) - 2 occurrences
buckle (3) - 6 occurrences

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