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abbey Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.9 15 11.5 11.8 0 0 23.5 13.6
Number of occurrences1810 4 0 0 2 2
Number of authors10 2 1 2

Occurrences of abbey in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
o the winding gorge Below the abbey tower: on page 3

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
an the set ae Downtown fuckin Abbey ah bite back "Wait, Who's 'yo on page 127

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Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
fae Abbey Craig, jist north on thi on page 43

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Robertson, Sine Lallans 59 - Newsins fae SLRC, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
LRC is organisin wi Newbattle Abbey College, tae be helt at Newba on page 87

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Frae the monks o Buckfast Abbey, on page 31

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Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
e lookin forrit tae seein the Abbey. Of
see the Abbey. Jonsar Eck thocht it wisnae
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Ross, Derek Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Waterloo Tower, New Abbey
reachin the New Abbey road. The sun dragged
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McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
nation Stane oot o Wesminster Abbey a couple o year earlier) broc
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Thompson, Mark The Lost Ness Monster, (clydesburn.blogspot.com 2009) Ulster - Ards Peninsula, poetry
onks that yinst leeved in the Abbey
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Smith, Jamie Soonds o the kirk an court: early airt muisic in Scotland, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
ieved-on sclates frae Paisley Abbey, the’r naething o the perio
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 119, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ess. They're noo at Newbattle Abbey College, Newbattle Road, Dalk
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@DoricPhrases tweeted in Doric
fe who was worried about Deer Abbey being demolished because she (2018)

@the_gellick tweeted in Ulster

@DavidJWood2 tweeted in Lallans

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

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