A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
abun Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words1.7 1 0 0 20.6 0 0
Number of occurrences31 0 0 2 0 0
Number of authors3 1 2

Occurrences of abun in Corpus

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Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
Not unobserved in skies abun, on page 13

1 matches


Sutherland, Hazel Biggin Da Dess, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
on da grund again as it's way abun wir heads. Aa dat's left now
1 matches

@helenmoncrieff tweeted
before da sun started to peep abun da horizon https://t.co/9B2sv(2020) search twitter

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