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Use in varieties of Scots

admire Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words11.2 11 16.1 8.8 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences1714 3 0 0 0 0
Number of authors8 3

Occurrences of admire in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
ma way there, ah stoaped tae admire aw the artwork splattered acr on page 24
er stoaps what their dain tae admire her beauty. Her long legs ala on page 79
osseum in Rome. Aw we git tae admire is the dreary lookin violated on page 90

3 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
m grain o the polished wid an admire the bonny brass hunnles. Ere' on page 22

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Wham ah admire, an praise is due, on page 92

1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
“Troth dae ye admire me sae muckle?’ he speired
‘Whit dis ‘admire’ mean?’
"Tae admire means ye think me the brawest
‘Be guid tae me. Admire me nanetheless.’
‘I admire you, said the wee prince, hun
5 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
nae in ony hurry, stoppin tae admire the
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
Houanniver, een tho A like an admire Nicola Sturgeon, there is a d
1 matches

Thain, Gianna Far Shaddas Lurk, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Buckie, prose
Some eesed tae admire.
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
mobile phone fir us aw’ tae admire. This wis in the days afore s
1 matches

Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
eneuch o ideas tae dawdle an admire the paitren o steel rhododend
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

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