A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
abin Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.3 4 0 0 0 0 58.8
Number of occurrences134 0 0 0 0 9
Number of authors5 3 3

Occurrences of abin in Corpus

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Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
ae Ayr roon tae Prestwick, an abin aa, Wigtown, whar the wird we on page 59

1 matches

Dornan, Stephen The Widenin Sheuch, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
for tae stap yin raisin itsel abin anither. The folk in the oul
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
tched as Red Soldiers take ye abin the clachan and hang a quite
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Flemings o’ Dalnoid, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
Abin the Blackwater,
1 matches


Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
Shooders up abin them clean on page 26
An abin his lugs it's brave an wigly. on page 41
abin tha birdsang; on page 47
Aye, bricht skies abin. on page 57
an bigged heivens abin drumlins." on page 58

7 matches

@the_gellick tweeted
herryUH your neb's thon thing abin your bake, dinnae mix it up w (2015) twitter link

@MarkThompStuff tweeted
English word "above" can be "abin" / "aboon" / "abeen" ; the wo(2020) search twitter

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