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aabody Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words91.1 33 42.5 232.1 36.1 246.2 11.7 61.4
Number of occurrences13837 79 1 11 1 9
Number of authors15 9 1 6 1 2

Occurrences of aabody in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
Yet sex-plus-violence, as aabody kens Is the cinema's formula. on page 18
get the goods thae days. When aabody's a mairchant nou, whit's the on page 78

2 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
illin ma," giggilt Winnie, es aabody wannert oot inte the car park on page 19
Aabody in the bus leuch an Eric stai on page 20
ite." Eric leukit relieved es aabody gat oot ower the bus. "Ah'm a on page 21
's moo an teen a reed face es aabody turnt roon te see fit aa the on page 58
hakkin wi suppressed mirth es aabody rubbit their hans thegither a on page 60
Also on pages 69, 70, 74, 77
11 matches

Douglas, Sheila Lallans 59 - Rants and Foys, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
the 1960s is that it rowes in aabody. Naethin kythes this mair vie on page 56

4 matches

Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
niversitie finances war gaun. Aabody decidit tae tak a lang luik a on page 59

1 matches

Goodall, Phyllis J. Lallans 59 - Last May a Braw Wooer, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Doric, newspaper
care. Fin the music did stop, aabody gid a great cheer an Grandad on page 94

1 matches

Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
Aabody knows tha banshee's screich on page 25
As aabody jooks unner, on page 34

3 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
it him struttin aroon, newsin aabody up jist so's he can mak a kil on page 14
the glorious sicht afore him. Aabody wis clappin an stumpin their on page 15
day. Ye war a gentle giant an aabody luved ye - bit naebody mair on page 20
n turns te mak denner an syne aabody gies marks oota ten. They gin on page 25
The sherry sunk, aabody gid throwe te the dinin-room on page 28
Also on pages 29, 38, 50, 52, 57, 61, 62, 78, 85, 88
21 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
fancyman yellin his heid aff, aabody in terror, on page 115
e hail. His airgument nou is 'Aabody ;, prone tae dae wrang, sae l on page 116

2 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
weed, dinna blaa aboot it tae aabody lik e hypocrites 1 the Temple on page 13
crew up their phisogs tae lat aabody ken att they're fastin. Lat m on page 14
hale upcome wis aa e spik. An aabody fa heard o't winnert tae them on page 81
ivver, an wis looed bi God an aabody att kent him. on page 83
him nae tae gyang blabbin tae aabody, bit tae gyang straicht till on page 87
Also on pages 89, 103, 105, 106, 108, 114, 115, 116
14 matches

Cumming, John Kirsten, (Shetland For Wirds 2006) Shetland, prose
twa meenits? An in dat time, aabody kin see da pain, da effort; b
kaen Ah'm wrought herder dan aabody else - liftet mair weights,
2 matches

Sinclair, James Makkin Hame, (Shetland For Wirds 2018) Shetland, poetry
Wi da dark cam da cowld, aabody happit up in whit claes dey h
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
seen on aa the street signs. Aabody wad therefor ken there wis na
An oor cooncillors - weel as aabody kens, ignorance his nivver be
2 matches

Williamson, Christie Slainte Bard, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2014) Shetland, poetry
fur aabody, eddir side
1 matches

Williamson, Christie Böd, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2012) Shetland, poetry
o aabody’s faat, an da mortar
1 matches

Hardie, Buff Dod 'n' Bunty, (Evening Express 2000) Doric, newspaper
ours we have access to - an' aabody's familiar wi' - the maist g
1 matches

Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
* Develop an unnerstaunin o aabody's responsibilities tae value
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
Texts for Aabody: the ScotsteXt Projeck
s sense for that no juist can aabody read it juist hou they wad so
ish an German gauns, expeckin aabody tae spell ilk wird juist ae w
Texts for Aabody: the ScotsteXt Projeck
r that A kent bi this that no aabody spaeks the same kin o Scots.
5 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
on the daith certificate, tho aabody kent, onywye, fur fit ither t
enzies war clartit wi siller, aabody kent that. Their faither hid
back, bit it wis Minnie that aabody wis wytin fur. Ae boorichie o
t: a waste o a guid education aabody said. Sae she sattled fur pla
uts an leaves an ooto sicht o aabody, drew up her skirts. Fit she
8 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
esearch Laboratory –– fur aabody seen the toun's future in the
omin?" speared Nava. "We need aabody gin we're tae bigg a boatie."
nno the quarry. Nava gaffered aabody, proposin wyes tae pu the boa
wk, frae their teachers, frae aabody ower the age o twinty – niv
Duguid didna wint him tellin aabody the ins an oots o their trans
8 matches

Ross, Derek Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
we’re juist lik aabody else, but we belang
1 matches

Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
wi national linguistics whin aabody kens the auld tricks an scanc
1 matches

Dornan, Stephen The Widenin Sheuch, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
Hooaniver, it wasnae aabody that spoke it. Ulster-Scots w
1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Bittie aboot oor Doric dialect, (Doric Future 2020) Doric - Inverurie, blog
wis a simple bit happy life, aabody kent een anither an the wird
1 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine An Excerpt From Deep Wheel Orcadia: A Future Fantasy, (The Bottle Imp 2019) Orkney, poetry
aabody on the staetions hearan
1 matches

Heather, Alistair The Body Snatchers, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
pit intae wee bitties sae’s aabody could get a shot at dissectin
1 matches

Heather, Alistair The ghaist lichts, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
Aabody wis sayin efter the lichts wa
ed intae the heid o Ben Edra. Aabody on board dee’d on impact.
2 matches

Heather, Alistair Trains approachin?, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
ransport Mínister, an indeed aabody in the SNP leadership maun pi
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Kintrae livin, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
medicine, TB wis a killer, an aabody wis feart o it. Spreid in the
e pickelt eggs in her pantry. Aabody veesitin the hoose gaed awa w
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Fit tae dae aboot obesity?, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
ae be an effective ane. Taxin aabody’s sugary treats isna the sw
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Widney’s Fuil, (Mak Forrit 2017) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
ved the lifes o his Laird, an aabody in Knockha’ Castle (aside N
1 matches

Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
say da ‘ch’ soond or no, aabody ey agrees wi ene anidder, an
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Lallans 59 - Bellin the Cat, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Ormiston, prose
or o the baxter’s shop whan aabody leukit roond at her. Rhona wi
turnin heids, but here it wis aabody: men, weemin an the fowk ahin
2 matches

McClure, Derrick J. Lallans 59 - A Stot an a Cleg, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, prose
ve on the guid will o freins: aabody that kens Dante’s bardrie m
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bulletbroo, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
g for the ringin in his lugs. Aabody thocht he’d become dumpish
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
wis much mair accessible tae aabody. Ah cuidnae get enough o it.
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
and my particular addiction. Aabody burst oot laachin at ma and s
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Murphy’s Law, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
tae deliver socialism, an fir aabody that votit ‘Na’ wi this b
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Will virus crisis mean a fresh stairt for Scots produce?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
WI aabody stockin up on maet an ither n
As, for jist aboot aabody in Scotland, ither than them
2 matches

Paterson, Stuart A. Here’s the Weather, (Scottish Poetry Library 2017) Lallans, poetry
s the cant o the climate and aabody gets it
the patter like watter that aabody kens
2 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@DoricPhrases tweeted in Doric
Thanks tae aabody for yer douche words aboot Do(2014)
Mony thanks tae aabody fa retweeted ma posts really (2014)
leet TV - hiv a guid wikkend aabody! https://t.co/hYgF3LHfIc(2017)
Dinnae worry aabody, ah’m gyan tae staun in fur (2018)
Foo is darging fae hame fur aabody? Are ye still weerin yer offi(2020)
and 2 other matches.

@the_gellick tweeted in Ulster
aboot the clachan the nicht: aabody at Windsor or clocked by the (2015) twitter link
ickson - aye, we'll soon hae aabody spakin the Ulster Scots: thon (2014) twitter link
@UlstrFolkMuseum - aabody in Ballygellick, whaur I'm fa (2014) twitter link
Aabody maun use this Ulster Scots wu (2014) twitter link
@garygatesmusic - weel said, aabody should spake the aul Ulster S (2014) twitter link
and 1 other matches.

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland
roadside verges and yarnin wi aabody da cam by. http://t.co/wrfXnr(2014)

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans
@molach95 Weel aye, aabody brocht up yaisin it kens yon (2020)
aulmalgrati Aye. Scots is fir aabody an aboot ocht an bi aabody, a(2020)
rshire and @EacEducation tent aabody forby the weans. https://t.co(2020)

@RedValkyrie84 tweeted in Shetland
@SamMGreer Aabody has dir ups and doons Sam - (2020) twitter link
Apologies tae aabody wha follows me. Its Up Helly (2018) twitter link

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