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List of words in Corpus beginning with 'n'

Hereto follows a list of all the words in the Corpus of Contemporary Scots Texts, with the number of occurences normalised per 100,000 words, the number of different authors who've used the words and then number of occurrences normalise per 100,000 words for each dialect.

The first column is also a link to the concordance and each occurrence of the word.

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Word Total Occurrences
(normalised per 100,000 words)
Authors Central
(normalised per 100,000 words)
Doric / Northern
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Shetland
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Orkney
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Southern / Borders
(normalised per 100,000 words)
Ulster
(normalised per 100,000 words)
'n'1.8572.033.33----
'na0.99110.542.551.19--1.01
'nae2.84223.123.530.6--3.54
'neill0.22-----2.53
'n3.2283.052.165.361.071.127.07
'naethin0.3940.470.59----
n99.5611094.9951170.888.5470.86254.12
n'0.7160.271.57--2.252.02
na27.549412.9469.4439.896.413.3738.9
na-say0.230.140.59----
naa0.7560.61-1.198.54--
naar0.283-1.18--1.12-
nab0.2860.410.2----
nabbed0.3270.34----1.52
nacbody0.240.2-1.19---
nae296.57330235.64572.18214.9427.76321.7226.34
nae-weel0.22-0.98----
naeb0.3240.410.39----
naeb'dy0.5540.270.98---2.53
naebdy2.68163.732.55----
naebiddy1.1420.075.49----
naebidy0.2860.140.98----
naeboadie0.433-----5.56
naeboady0.9531.56-0.6---
naebodie2.33221.290.391.19-4.516.17
naebody21.5110822.8324.9132.152.1419.124.04
naebody'd0.250.20.39----
naebody'll0.250.270.2----
naebody's0.99131.360.78---0.51
naebuddie1.0731.83-----
naecunt0.2820.47-----
naem1.8950.07-5.3614.9527-
naems0.633--6.553.22.25-
naen0.3970.140.21.792.14-1.01
naerrae0.2420.41-----
naethin27.7810120.0533.5466.09-6.7560.63
naething6.67485.6914.522.38-5.621.01
naewan0.3920.68-----
naewey0.3230.20.98----
naewhaur1.78152.85-0.6-1.120.51
naewhere1.62162.30.39--2.251.52
naewye1.07130.074.122.98---
nag0.230.34-----
naggin0.3260.340.39---0.51
nah3.28293.054.513.575.343.370.51
nahshon0.282-0.59---2.02
naig0.230.34-----
nail1.42201.152.751.192.141.12-
nailed0.59120.750.2-3.2--
nails2.76292.854.322.38--1.01
nain0.250.070.2--1.121.01
nairn0.2460.140.78----
nairra0.3660.470.2--1.12-
naist0.2830.47-----
naisty0.364-1.57-1.07--
naiteral0.242--3.57---
naither1.82222.570.980.6-2.25-
naitional0.87121.42---1.12-
naitral0.99121.360.98----
naitur1.74182.850.2--1.12-
naitural1.07171.630.59----
naive0.3240.47---1.12-
naked0.67130.680.390.64.27--
nakit0.79161.080.391.19---
name38.8318138.0137.8638.1125.622759.62
name's0.99111.420.39-1.071.12-
named1.54281.761.771.791.07--
namely0.3660.54----0.51
names9.98959.899.8113.693.222.55.56
nan0.5570.750.39--1.12-
nana0.4360.340.98-1.07--
nancy1.03101.290.590.6--1.52
nane16.6511920.535.4916.082.1414.6224.76
nanetheless0.83121.220.39---0.51
nannie0.240.07-1.19-1.120.51
nanny0.2440.270.2--1.12-
naomi0.3630.2-2.98--0.51
nap0.59110.610.59-1.072.25-
napier0.9521.63-----
napkin0.250.20.39----
napoleon0.9971.360.21.79-1.12-
napper0.87151.150.59--2.25-
nappies0.3270.340.21.19---
nappy0.47110.610.2-1.07-0.51
nar0.240.140.39--1.12-
narra1.3201.561.18--2.251.01
narrae0.4760.81-----
narrative1.3141.760.2-3.2-1.52
narrator0.220.34-----
narrest0.240.20.39----
narrow0.4790.340.592.38---
nasal0.3250.140.392.38---
nasty0.83141.150.59-1.07--
nat0.7560.20.39---7.07
natalie0.282-1.37----
nate0.3230.47----0.51
nation4.93497.590.980.65.341.120.51
nation's0.2850.47-----
national12.757617.213.141.19-7.8722.23
nationalism0.55100.95-----
nationalist0.7191.15--1.07--
nationalists0.2450.34--1.07--
nationality0.2840.47-----
nations2.25272.910.781.19--4.04
native2.92443.730.781.191.071.125.56
natives0.4790.540.78----
nato0.250.270.2----
natral0.242-1.18----
natter0.240.270.2----
natur0.7570.471.961.19---
natur's0.2430.140.39---1.01
natural2.64363.461.181.195.341.121.01
naturally1.5221.761.371.192.14-0.51
nature3.24443.182.942.986.41-4.55
nature's0.240.07-1.791.07--
natured0.2460.34---1.12-
naught1.0741.69-0.6--0.51
naughty0.3250.270.590.6---
naukit0.2430.34---1.12-
naur0.2850.34---2.25-
navigate0.2460.34-0.6---
navy1.54271.221.185.953.22.25-
naw28.7310835.161.77--16.8793.46
nay0.87120.340.980.6-7.872.02
nazareth0.9540.141.96---6.06
nazi0.2850.340.39----
naïve0.250.34-----
ncht0.240.27----0.51
nd0.250.070.391.19---
ne3.04333.051.966.551.0710.120.51
ne'er4.06283.791.37--44.99-
neanderthals0.7121.22-----
near35.0817327.5757.6717.8650.1837.1239.41
near-haun0.230.070.59---0.51
nearby1.54231.831.18-4.271.120.51
nearer2.09281.562.754.171.076.751.01
nearest1.97262.11.962.984.27--
nearhan1.076-0.2---13.14
nearhaun1.85201.292.94--2.255.56
nearhaund0.3250.47---1.12-
nearly9.47747.526.8730.3722.4212.375.56
neat1.18181.490.981.19--0.51
neatly0.95161.080.391.19-2.251.01
neb8.37708.679.022.382.1411.2511.11
nebbie0.2450.41-----
nebbit0.43110.54--1.07-1.01
nebs1.42221.631.37---2.53
necessar2.96194.270.2-1.074.53.03
necessarily0.47120.540.21.19-1.12-
necessary0.87161.290.390.6---
necessity0.2430.34--1.07--
neck9.39897.8612.957.7421.3511.256.57
necklace0.6760.810.780.6---
necks0.67130.610.980.62.14--
nectar0.2850.340.2---0.51
ned1.46121.083.92-1.07--
nedder0.7170.07-10.12---
neds1.2262.1-----
nedspeak0.2430.41-----
nee0.514---5.343.372.53
neebir0.5160.07-7.14---
neebirs0.362--5.36---
neebor1.38151.630.390.67.471.12-
neebor's0.250.070.59--1.12-
neeborin0.230.27---1.12-
neebors2.49213.051.570.67.472.25-
neebour1.26170.682.94-3.21.121.52
neebour's0.230.140.59----
neebours1.18130.682.55-2.14-2.53
neebs0.432--0.6-11.25-
neebur0.3650.340.39-2.14--
need56.8221661.3161.7942.2744.8429.2540.92
needan0.477---12.81--
needcessity0.250.27----0.51
needed4.7594.26.084.1711.743.372.53
needfu0.3650.14-0.62.14-2.02
needin6.59775.9610.5912.5-2.251.01
needit5.41536.714.125.36-3.372.53
needle1.18170.951.37-8.54-0.51
needles0.59150.540.22.381.07-0.51
needless0.3980.540.2-1.07--
needna1.26220.881.375.951.071.12-
neednae0.5180.410.2--1.122.53
needs10.938911.529.225.9518.157.8713.14
needy0.2440.27--1.07-0.51
neem0.796--0.620.28--
neems0.284-0.2-6.41--
neen4.22190.1420.2-2.14--
neep4.3343.529.422.385.34--
neeper0.22-0.780.6---
neeps5.05402.4416.482.384.27--
neer1.03121.360.98---0.51
neest3.475-16.083.57---
negative1.38181.36-7.14--1.52
negativity0.2450.27-0.6--0.51
negleck0.2450.41-----
neglect0.2850.34----1.01
neglected0.2450.27-0.6--0.51
neglectit0.2450.41-----
negotiate0.250.34-----
negotiations0.2460.340.2----
neibour0.51100.810.2----
neibours0.3260.47---1.12-
neighbour1.42221.491.77--3.371.01
neighbours1.26190.882.161.792.141.121.01
neil2.92191.3610--1.121.01
neill0.4790.540.2--3.37-
neilly0.4720.81-----
neir0.9540.75----6.57
neist16.346915.8527.4610.12-13.55.56
neither5.33586.177.260.62.141.121.52
neive0.7590.611.96----
neives0.2860.20.59---0.51
nell0.365-0.98-2.142.25-
nellie1.4250.074.51-1.0712.37-
nelly0.2840.140.98----
nelson0.240.14---2.250.51
nem1.82112.780.21.791.07--
nemm0.2430.41-----
nemme0.3220.54-----
nemmes0.3640.540.2----
nems0.5160.88-----
neolithic0.24-0.21.19-1.120.51
neon0.2450.41-----
nephew0.79150.341.181.794.27-1.01
nephews0.250.070.39-1.07-0.51
neptune0.7521.150.39----
ner1.8950.14-1.19--22.23
nerra1.03130.681.18---5.05
nerve0.55130.880.2----
nervees0.282--4.17---
nerves1.26201.291.77-2.14-1.01
nervous2.17181.693.531.19-6.752.02
nervously1.14191.150.22.382.142.251.52
nesbitt0.230.34-----
ness1.5190.880.7810.12-1.121.52
nessie0.3640.340.59---0.51
nest2.64411.564.327.145.342.251.52
nestie0.2860.410.2----
nestled0.250.140.390.6---
nests0.91180.411.371.794.27-1.52
nesty0.796-3.330.62.14--
net2.76372.12.947.144.272.253.03
netflix0.5160.680.39--1.12-
nether0.8790.270.2--1.128.08
netherbow0.220.34-----
nethergate0.5120.88-----
netherlands0.2450.270.39----
nets1.1170.682.352.98-1.12-
netter0.242-1.18----
nettle0.240.27-0.6---
nettles0.5190.680.390.6---
network0.5590.750.2-2.14--
neuk6.47475.7613.530.61.074.52.02
neuks0.95140.412.75-1.07-1.52
neutral0.6341.08-----
nev0.243--2.981.07--
never50.9816964.721.9775.0227.7664.118.08
neville0.5120.88-----
nevir0.230.27-0.6---
nevoy0.2830.20.78----
nevvir0.7121.22-----
new76.3125473.6472.9780.98111.0392.2477.3
newbattle0.2830.47-----
newborn0.2460.140.390.61.07--
newcastle0.8391.080.2--4.5-
newcomer0.240.20.2---0.51
newer0.2860.140.21.791.07--
newerdy0.242--3.57---
newest0.3980.470.390.6---
newly0.83190.750.782.381.07-0.51
news16.111416.417.8512.522.4215.759.6
newsed0.2440.070.98----
newsin0.9560.273.92----
newspaper1.85292.511.57-1.071.12-
newspapers1.26231.760.391.19-1.120.51
newton0.7580.27----7.58
newtown0.593-----7.58
newtownards0.242-----3.03
next27.2714027.9133.938.3441.6446.126.06
ng2.496----2.2530.82
ngdom3.3530.27----40.92
ngin0.242-----3.03
ngrick0.220.14----1.52
ngs2.9640.07----37.39
nhs1.58181.831.771.191.071.12-
ni0.4790.14-1.19-1.123.54
nib0.3640.071.37-1.07--
nibbled0.244-0.59--2.250.51
nice13.38615.1811.970.612.8119.1211.11
nicely0.47100.340.78--2.250.51
nicest0.240.2--1.07-0.51
niche0.240.20.2---0.51
nichol0.9920.07---27-
nicht71.6618159.35133.7830.372.1474.2470.22
nicht's1.26201.291.96---1.52
nicht-time0.2460.340.2----
nichtingale1.0731.83-----
nichtmare0.4790.410.59--3.37-
nichts4.97664.45.697.74-6.756.57
nick4.7355.018.040.61.071.120.51
nick's0.5920.272.16----
nicked0.3990.540.39----
nickin0.2870.410.2----
nickname0.51110.470.591.19-1.12-
nicky0.2850.340.39----
nicol0.6740.140.27.74-1.12-
nicola4.58227.18-4.17-2.250.51
nicola's0.6321.02---1.12-
niddrie0.2820.41--1.07--
niece0.3680.20.390.62.14-0.51
nieces0.250.140.2-2.14--
nieve0.67120.680.78---1.52
nieves0.47110.470.59---1.01
niffer0.2840.34-1.19---
nigel1.8282.980.2--1.12-
nigeria0.230.20.39----
nigh0.59110.270.590.63.21.121.52
nighber0.284-----3.54
nighbers0.434-----5.56
night29.9112129.4714.5256.56121.7130.376.57
nightmare0.59140.610.780.6--0.51
nightmares0.250.27--1.07--
nights2.01311.491.183.5714.952.250.51
nil0.2860.34----1.01
nile0.3280.20.20.6-1.121.01
nimmo0.2840.47-----
nine8.13737.938.2410.129.61-10.61
nines0.3680.270.98----
nineteen2.05272.511.572.38-1.121.01
nineteenth0.4730.750.2----
ninety1.03170.881.570.62.14-1.01
ninety-nine0.2420.41-----
ninian0.230.07-1.19--1.01
nintendo0.4730.070.39---4.55
ninth0.3680.47-0.61.07--
nip4.02432.787.653.575.3491.52
nipped0.71130.341.96-1.072.25-
nippie0.230.20.39----
nippin1.07191.361.18--1.12-
nipping0.3950.141.37---0.51
nippit1.42151.152.354.17---
nipples0.2440.41-----
nippy1.1120.542.351.79-5.62-
nips0.91110.811.96-1.07--
nir1.8581.151.37---11.62
nisbet0.4740.750.2----
nish0.2440.34----0.51
nit0.5990.680.2---2.02
nite3.3984.670.78--14.62-
nith0.2430.34---1.12-
nithin2.3721-6.282.38-27-
nithin'0.433-2.16----
nithing2.2171.366.87--1.12-
nits0.9171.49----0.51
niver27.1110717.2840.618.4621.356.7584.88
nivir6.67223.7910.5919.655.34-10.61
nivver31.967616.9469.8368.4782.217.872.53
nivvir0.9150.272.553.57---
nivwer0.242---6.41--
nivwver0.22-0.391.79---
niwer0.8360.070.20.619.22--
niwver0.242-0.98-1.07--
nix0.230.2--2.14--
nixt17.687017.141.3748.2318.1511.2540.42
nk1.142-0.2---14.15
nkin0.282-----3.54
nna0.22--2.98---
nnie0.24--2.98---
nnies0.22--2.98---
no320.21332383.3382.19364.39620.28383.56254.63
no'1.46102.240.2--1.121.01
noah0.8370.270.784.172.14-2.02
noarth0.9140.14----10.61
nobel0.3240.270.78----
noble0.87171.08-0.63.22.25-
nobles0.240.270.2----
nobody1.82181.222.165.368.54--
nocht4.93616.642.35--11.252.53
nock0.3660.470.39----
nod2.68293.182.751.194.27-0.51
nodded1.97252.12.160.64.273.37-
noddin1.26151.292.161.19---
noddit4.18153.0511.380.6-2.25-
nods1.5182.10.20.63.2-1.01
noise4.77505.083.925.364.273.375.05
noises0.99171.150.390.61.072.251.01
noisily0.2450.34---1.12-
noisy0.51120.470.780.6--0.51
nominations0.240.270.2----
non1.1181.150.982.98--0.51
non-english0.250.27-0.6---
none1.78221.561.570.611.741.120.51
nonsense2.49442.032.752.982.143.374.55
noo173.38310140.45227.74194.7274.38154.1221.79
noo's0.3240.410.39----
noo-a-days0.2450.140.390.6--0.51
nooadays3431.694.515.366.411.126.06
noodle0.250.270.2----
noodles0.2450.20.20.6--0.51
nook0.2870.20.20.61.07-0.51
noon0.91160.471.770.62.14-2.02
noor1.662-0.2-43.77--
noos0.2830.2---4.5-
noose0.4780.540.21.19--0.51
nope0.59100.750.390.6-1.12-
nor59.1117859.2153.3525.612.8158.49123.78
nor-east0.5570.21.77--2.25-
nora0.2430.41-----
nordern0.240.07-2.38---
nordic0.3680.410.20.61.07--
norie1.18111.690.391.79---
nories0.67100.610.23.57-1.12-
norlan0.3960.610.2----
norland0.3220.470.2----
norlin6.63100.34---1.1281.84
norm0.3970.47-0.61.071.12-
normal4.42554.673.533.575.344.55.05
normality0.250.270.2----
normally1.74262.441.180.61.07--
norman1.7131.025.49----
norn1.34110.27-16.081.07-1.01
norrie0.5960.880.2-1.07--
norries0.230.27-0.6---
norrowa0.3250.47-0.6---
norroway0.2420.41-----
norse1.74181.150.3911.913.22.25-
nort2.0917--30.961.07--
north12.6310010.9821.971.7919.2215.755.56
north-east1.66151.364.32----
northern2.13321.761.571.7911.741.122.53
northren0.4790.750.2----
northumbria0.325--2.38-3.370.51
northumbrian0.594-0.596.55-1.12-
northwards0.250.27--1.07--
norway0.5590.21.18-1.074.5-
norwegian1.62161.361.185.952.143.37-
nose6.59654.741011.3119.226.751.52
nosed0.4770.340.390.6-4.5-
noses0.67150.880.390.61.07--
nosey0.4750.680.20.6---
nostalgia0.3260.34--2.14-0.51
nostrils0.67130.810.39-3.2--
not21.3114223.6413.7335.7225.6221.379.09
notable0.250.2--1.071.12-
notably0.250.34-----
notch0.2450.270.2--1.12-
note7.625510.036.471.192.141.123.54
note-book0.23-0.39--2.250.51
notebook0.4780.470.78---0.51
noted0.71100.610.39-1.071.122.53
notes3.31473.933.730.62.141.121.52
notheen1.589--0.641.64--
nothin5.64257.116.472.38--0.51
nothing2.6362.572.352.3810.68-1.01
notice5.45555.765.885.367.475.621.01
noticed7.3576.719.2213.694.2712.370.51
notices0.5580.95-----
noticin0.67140.541.180.6-1.120.51
notie0.2430.070.98----
notin0.240.34-----
notion7.54617.184.324.765.341.1224.76
notions1.5171.150.590.63.21.126.57
notit0.3670.61-----
notorious0.2440.41-----
notour0.220.07---4.5-
nott1.38151.022.941.791.07-0.51
nottingham0.250.270.2----
notts0.6760.61--7.471.12-
nou41.167159.1512.751.1913.88100.110.51
nou's0.220.34-----
nouadays1.5152.440.2--1.12-
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0.284-1.18--1.12-
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