A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

accordin Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words35 24 43.7 5.9 0 44.8 93.8 20.5
Number of occurrences5338 2 0 2 8 3
Number of authors16 2 2 2 2

Occurrences of accordin in Corpus

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Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
dividin the Warld accordin tae yer papal bull on page 44

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
peanut who cawed his number. Accordin tae what ah heard his windpip on page 62
at set aboot oan by this mob. Accordin tae what ah read the poor sod on page 69
watrer! Fae what ah wis telt. Accordin tae yur last medical. You're on page 108
Accordin tae this glorified fish wrapp on page 119
fae loatae sense fur a crout. Accordin tae what ah could understand on page 142
Also on pages 175, 189
7 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
Accordin tae Missus Auldhill, oor scho on page 33
een an he comes fae Govan, an accordin tae Charlene her big brother on page 75
ma's got pals in high places. Accordin tae Nicola, she's met loadsa on page 76
Accordin tae Nicola Buchanan, bein a v on page 87
o sevens an care bears (which accordin tae him are aw the same thing on page 128
Also on pages 155, 159
7 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
l, tha Sinn o Man, A maun dee accordin tae God's plan. But wile sorr on page 107
hair wark for tha Sabbath day accordin tae tha comman o God. on page 110

2 matches

Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
Sae iv'ry man, accordin' tae haes Faith, goes doon ha on page 44

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
'Happy drunk, accordin tae the baurman.' on page 51

1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ike "haa" or "haw" - meanin, accordin tae the Concise Scots Diction
1 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
rent leids micht richtly vary accordin tae their needs an interests.
Hugh MacDiarmid). Hooanever, accordin tae Matthew Fitt, Writer/Teac
2 matches

Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
1.5 million fowks speik Scots accordin tae the 2011 Census", ye'll h
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
ak siccar that things are rin accordin tae the diktat o the estaibli
ots’ push fer independence. Accordin tae this chap, Ian Hislop bi
In terms o population, accordin tae the United Nations
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 142, (self-published 2005) Lallans, newspaper
local bye-leid that, accordin tae the guide-buik, is kennin
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth In defence o SNHS, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
Accordin tae ‘NHS Performs’, the w
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth For the fat romantics, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
Accordin tae the UN Food an Agricultur
1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Fae Mooth tae Page, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
cots as doesnae want tae. But accordin tae the 2011 Census, a third
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
was a big surprise" tae her. Accordin tae her, it wis mair her Gran
1 matches

Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
as ‘towt’ or ‘tocht’ accordin tae dir ain dialect, ony mair
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
he magistrates o Musselburgh, accordin tae ancient annual custom, ha
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 116, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
acceppin bribes frae ilk ane accordin tae thair walth, an takin ane
1 matches

The Mannie Fae Unco The Diary o a Feel at the Skweel, (unco.scot 2021) Doric, prose
that that wiz him a deed man. Accordin tae ma faither the ferst clic
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Tarrarra boomby ae, This is my dying day, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
im how tae gyang ower the tap.Accordin tae Rab eence ye wint ower th
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
, whaes faither wis aye kent (accordin til ma muther) is auld Geordi
cal Engineer (gearbox expert, accordin tae his marrow) an hei
Accordin tae whit A read thar wur aboo
whae, accordin tae yin amateur genealogist,
shei selt the Snoot cottage. Accordin tae (C) the auld Kirk is
7 matches

Young, Clive Creative Scotland an the sowl o Scots, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
o unconnecktit wee dialects, accordin tae Creative Scotland. While
1 matches

Mackintosh, Henrietta A Tale o Twa Leids: Gaelic, Scots an smoorin wi luve, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
n Space, Katie Gallogly-Swan, accordin tae the airticle’s tagline
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Potemkin Pairty, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
Accordin tae no-entirely-reliable hist
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 101, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
rmaist say aboot Scots an aw, accordin tae Eurolang, haes gien Gaeli
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans

@Angela1Sinclair tweeted in Lallans

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
rch - n the views top drawer accordin 2 ma contacts - nudge nudge (2020) twitter link

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