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affront Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words12.5 11 5.7 32.3 0 0 11.7 13.6
Number of occurrences195 11 0 0 1 2
Number of authors5 3 1 2

Occurrences of affront in Corpus

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Fenton, James On Slaimish, (Ullans Press 2009 ISBN: 9781905281299) Ulster, poetry
'An absolyute affront tae on page 16

1 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
want tae say onythin that wid affront Miss Honey. on page 183

1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
el in trouble, yet. Ere's nae affront in admittin ye'r deef, ye ken on page 23
a bliddy budgie te me! Fit an affront te a maan o ma size." Sandy g on page 36
"THE AFFRONT!" roart Faither, leukin up fa on page 65

3 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
We won't black affront yees on page 116

1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
oyce an saa her face flush wi affront. "Na, ye're aricht - wi'll j on page 7
Joyce shook her heid. "Fit an affront ye are. Aat wis oota order." on page 9
n, thocht Vi, a fresh flush o affront waashin ower her as she picti on page 30
ye are...naethin bit a damnt affront.' The memory o ma faither's f on page 43

5 matches

Fleemin, Sandy No on BBC, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
ke Snorri's Saga for the pure affront o its hyperbole.
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
he hid taen it as a personal affront tae himsel an his poseetion a
spayver, Geordie, yer a damt affront comin inno the kirk wi yer sh
2 matches

Capener, Jack No Guid Eneuch, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
ades o devolution shuid be an affront tae us aw. An the reason fir
1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
Ahlice didnae wish tae affront th Dormoose agin, sae she ste
1 matches

Reynolds, Charlie An Appeal frae tha hairt, (North Antrim Speak 2010) Ulster - Coleraine, blog
Ullans lovers dinnae maak an affront oot a tongue yese dinnae even
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
e hae this honour. This black affront cuidna be taen in. Athoot wai
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

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