A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
airds Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6.7 1 0 0 0 0 71.8
Number of occurrences121 0 0 0 0 11
Number of authors5 1 4

Occurrences of airds in Corpus

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Dornan, Stephen The Widenin Sheuch, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
, clocked on the oxster o the Airds Peninsula, his hame. Hamilton
1 matches


Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017 ISBN: 978-1905281305) Ulster - Larne, poetry
then twa Wills frae doon tha Airds on page 30

1 matches

McDonald, Fiona Frae Cowie's Cragg, (Ulster-Scots Academy Press 2021 ISBN: B0949GXX7K) Ulster, poetry
Airds an Tullynagardy Glen, whar on page 2
ab. "Wed be better aff wi tha Airds lasses, oniehoo. Theyd no be on page 24
Burgh Cooncil o tha Airds, Newton an Blathewick Frederi on page 25
Burgh Cooncil o tha Airds, Newton an Blathewick Frederi on page 27

5 matches

@the_gellick tweeted
imsel, Sir Hugh Montgomery, o Airds died the day in 1636. The cra (2015) twitter link
Greba, for the clachan in the Airds. (2014) twitter link
ortavogie maist likely in the Airds: aul folk maistly. Rural N. A (2015) twitter link
hn21 A wheen o folk aboot the Airds say "quare begunk" as weel. (2015) twitter link

@HurchinHome tweeted
Sunday drive in the Airds, Greeba craws, dullies and dr(2014) search twitter

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