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The word 'sweeled'

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
sweeledOccurrences normalised per million wordsOccurrencesAuthors
Total Corpus2.966
ORK - Orkney
SHD - Shetland
CAI - Caithness
BLA - Black Isle
NNB - North Northern B
NNA - North Northern A
MNA - Mid Northern A 7.6 2 2
MNB - Mid Northern B
SNO - South Northern
DUN - Dundee
ABN - Aberdeen
DOR - General Northern
NEC - North East Central
SEC - (South) East Central 3.6 1 1
WCE - West Central 5.6 1 1
EDN - Edinburgh
GLA - Glasgow
LAL - General Lallans 2.5 1 1
SEA - South East (Borders)
SWE - South West (Galloway)
SOU - General Southern
DUL - Donegal (East Donegal)
WUL - West Ulster (Letterkenny / L'Derry)
CUL - Coleraine Ulster (North Antrim)
BUL - Ballymena Ulster (Mid Antrim) 88.7 1 1
SUL - South Antrim (Between Sixmilewater and Belfast)
BEL - Eastern Ulster (Belfast)
PUL - Peninsular Ulster (Ards)
EUL - East Antrim (Larne)
GUL - General Ulster
SYN - Synthetic (no region)

Occurrences of sweeled in Corpus

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Mid Northern A

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
is sittin oan the drainer. He sweeled em aneth the caal tap afore s on page 54

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
te reefs o Dessloch Place, it sweeled doon the gutters, it turned t
1 matches

(South) East Central

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
The bairns' saundcastles Sweeled i the tide on page 25

1 matches

West Central

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
let oot an almichty rift that sweeled roond the hall like a brattle on page 122

1 matches

General Lallans

Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
t tae play while the teachers sweeled their tea, Sepo and Tapiwa ca on page 51

1 matches

Ballymena Ulster (Mid Antrim)

Fenton, James On Slaimish, (Ullans Press 2009 ISBN: 9781905281299) Ulster, poetry
these blue hills: half Orra's sweeled on page 38

1 matches

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