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airn Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 7 9.2 0 0 0 35.1 6.8
Number of occurrences128 0 0 0 3 1
Number of authors4 2 1

Occurrences of airn in Corpus

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Clark, Thomas Intae the Snaw, (Gatehouse Press 2015 ISBN: 978-0992857370) Lallans, poetry
An aesome bein, woundit bi airn, on page 36

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
it wis and aw! It had muckle airn yetts leadin intae it, and a on page 7
'But naw! The muckle airn yetts were aye sneckit shut w on page 20
n o rustit hinges, the muckle airn yetts o the chocolate works s on page 66
is shooder and saw the muckle airn entrance yetts slawly shuttin on page 70
d pans were sizzlin, and unco airn machines were clankin and spl on page 100

5 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
An Airn
1 matches

Purdie, David C. Lallans 59 - Boswell’s Coort, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
we fixed on airn breckets til haud thegither
1 matches

Purves, David C. Jade Lute, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Selkirk, poetry
ant the siccarness o stane an airn.
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
thair buist, ken-merk, staump-airn an hallmerk o thair ain ethni
cht on the estate, bade i yon airn hoose athort the road frae Mr
2 matches

Hubbard, Tom Scottish Faust: Poems and Ballads of Eldritch Lore, (Kettillonia 2004) Lallans, poetry
form a dyke that's tapped wi airn railins
1 matches

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