A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

Intro a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z List of texts Statistics Top200 Search Compare

Concordance

Enter a word to find all occurrences of, for example ablow

If you haven't found what you're looking for, try this page to search for similar words or alternative spellings.

Use in varieties of Scots

abyss Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.3 5 3.4 2.9 0 22.4 0 0
Number of occurrences53 1 0 1 0 0
Number of authors3 1 1

Occurrences of abyss in Corpus

In order to avoid violating copyright law and abide by 'fair use', only up to the first five occurrences of the search term are displayed for each article.

Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
looking so far back into the abyss of time.” Hutton an Playfai
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
e he wis hurlin doun intae an abyss an I coudna haud him back...
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
On the abyss of the five senses, where a f
1 matches

Ratter, Peter Da Perishin Nort, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
pierced his lugs. Da freezin abyss below him numbed his legs. Hi
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

Web Analytics