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abane Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words15.9 2 0 0 0 0 0 163.7
Number of occurrences240 0 0 0 0 24
Number of authors 2

Occurrences of abane in Corpus

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Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
In pews, a King abane wus socht
Thon wee auld man frae bak abane
Abane aa thochts o threaps
Abane his shoothers
Tha mair ye flee abane it aa, wi wurm’s-ee view.
23 matches

Gillen, Charles Whun A’ The Kye Had Names, (Ullans Press 2005) Ulster, poetry
The Clydesdales stud abane the men, as gentle as a lamb,
1 matches

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