A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

alan Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words31.7 22 44.8 14.7 0 22.4 35.2 0
Number of occurrences4839 5 0 1 3 0
Number of authors13 5 1 3

Occurrences of alan in Corpus

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Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
? Cagey n that. That is until Alan Smith, oor midfield dynamo, o on page 105
he's hellbent oan geein poor Alan a right piece ae his mind. on page 106

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Bryden, Hugh Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Alan Davie, Ah think thit maybe, on page 107

1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
that taen pairt an aw.Maister Alan Blackie, high Heid Ane o Eddi
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS nummer 109, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
Morvern Callar - Alan Warmer
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
auns. 'Alec, Airchie, Arthur, Alan, Albert, Alister....Staun up
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
hae claimed, but a body cried Alan Wallace. There is guid eviden
1 matches

Hodgart, John Scots Language Act: Oor weans hae richt tae see mither tung respectit, (The National 2021) Lallans - North Ayrshire, newspaper
ect, chaired by the wyce-like Alan MacGillivray o Jordanhill Col
cottish Lit in Glesca Uni, or Alan Riach, the current chair o th
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
on Wednesday 25 Juin when Mr Alan Blackie, Director o Education
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 117, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
isentit tae the winners bi Mr Alan Blackie, Director o Education
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
graphic novels wis written bi Alan Grant an illustratit bi Cam K
inlat for a team the likes o Alan Grant an Cam Kennedy tae fetc
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 174, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
includes animals: Glen Eagle (Alan Steele), the Stag (Stewart Ca
es been pawkiely distilled bi Alan Grant (faumous for writin for
2 matches

McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
ae face wi’ nane ithir than Alan Breac Stewart! He quickly poi
n’ west, an’ tae ma shock Alan Breac stood up, frae time tae
ow as the chase passed me by. Alan saw me clearly an’ ken't me
n’ aw’budy were blamin’ Alan Breac. We took oor catch, the
Then the truth hit us, gin Alan Breac committed the murder, t
5 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
he Laird o Hoscote, Mr. Ralph Alan Stavert, whae deyd i the 1980
1 matches

Hodgart, John A Catalogue o Sair Neglect, (Bella Calledonia 2016) Lallans - North Ayrshire, blog
iterature Project, chaired by Alan MacGillvray an pit thegither
an Teaching Scottish Lit (ed. Alan MacGillivray), should hae bee
2, edited by Douglas Gifford, Alan MacGillivray et al, wi an adv
an Teaching Scottish Lit (ed. Alan MacGillivray), should hae bee
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ustic musical divert alang wi Alan Cody on Guitar. Efter the bre
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern

@beast_afc tweeted in Doric

@Franwella tweeted in Doric

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans

@ClashCityClarky tweeted in Lallans

@SusiBriggs1 tweeted in Lallans

@billykayscot tweeted in Lallans

@DABArbuckle tweeted in Lallans
Cannae stand yon Alan Partridge. Aboot as funny as (2020)

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
sten tae John Burns' talk oan Alan Spence's play 'Sailmaker' fae(2018)
Alan Bissett is at East Calder lib(2018)
Listen tae Alan Bissett readin oot his ghaist(2017)
n the Curriculum 2 (Professor Alan Riach) fae @scotlit https://t(2020)

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland

@JamesAmcvean tweeted in Doric

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
tAmFA @TeamfinderScot1 cheers alan (2020) twitter link
tland @NicolaSturgeon spot on alan - b oan tae you (2020) twitter link
8 @ajmc1066 one size fits all alan lol (2020) twitter link

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

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