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Use in varieties of Scots

ablaw Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.3 3 4.6 0 36.1 0 0 0
Number of occurrences54 0 1 0 0 0
Number of authors3 1

Occurrences of ablaw in Corpus

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Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
d come tae a gairden that wis ablaw wi roses.
lift at nicht. Ilka starn is ablaw wi flooers.’
2 matches

Hershaw, William The Retour O The Grey Airmy, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
pulation micht be haudit doun ablaw 20%.
1 matches

Penny, Len Toast Tae The Daft Days, (Lidl 2020) Lallans, poetry
mprised of mair than whits in ablaw a tree
1 matches

Hershaw, William Seivin Verses for GMB, (Scottish Poetry Library 2015) Orkney, poetry
ablaw the cosmic glower.
1 matches

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