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afeart Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 4 2.3 0 0 0 0 68.2
Number of occurrences122 0 0 0 0 10
Number of authors2 2

Occurrences of afeart in Corpus

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
et Alice in a sad voice. "A'm afeart A hae made yae feel bad agane on page 23
"Naw quite richt, A'm afeart," said Alice, in a shy rode: on page 50
en o minutes that shae wusnae afeart o interruptin him), "A'll gae on page 121

3 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
Sae dïnnae be afeart o thaim. Thair's naethin cove on page 9
cudnae hide, cum an faad doon afeart an trèmmlin at hïs feet. An on page 84
t lapt up ïn a cloot. A wus afeart o ye, for ye ir a haird man t on page 102
the' wur aa hairt scarred an afeart, an thocht the' haed saen a w on page 112

7 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans, blog
ity. Wioot independence, ah'm afeart that Scotland is duimed tae s
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Than an nou — poverty, makkin dae, an leukin oot for ilk ither, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
sicht o the news, she wad be afeart aw ower again!
1 matches

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