A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
aicht Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.9 4.8 5.3 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences75 2 0 0 0 0
Number of authors5 3 2

Occurrences of aicht in Corpus

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Thoumire, Elizabeth Than an nou — poverty, makkin dae, an leukin oot for ilk ither, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
ma mither wis aboot seiven or aicht year auld an wis deid fae fai
1 matches

Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
In aw hes aicht yeirs, WuIIie’d nivver haen
d sair hert scaud fir a wheen aicht yeir aulds an gart ane ir twa
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Lallans 59 - Bellin the Cat, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Ormiston, prose
“I gaed deif whan I wis aicht year auld,” signs she. She
he quait Kirk Loan, the raw o aicht hooses staunin isolate, “it
2 matches


Uri, Antonia Bidin awa: City Breaks, (Scots Language Centre 2015) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
n get the pairty stairted fae aicht o'clock! Then, ivery day, at on page 4

1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
he reached the landfill aboot aicht miles awa that he realised I
1 matches

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