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Use in varieties of Scots

alexander Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words21.7 12 19.3 44.1 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences3317 15 0 0 1 0
Number of authors9 2 0 0 1 0

Occurrences of alexander in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
When Alexander our king was dead A terror st on page 6

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
fore Couttie's time when King Alexander 1 wis on the throne there wis on page 19
Oniewey it seems likely that Alexander wis fechtin wi fowk that saw on page 20
ma great-grandfaither Willie Alexander, that wis a carpenter on seve on page 36

6 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
mair no, the first 28 lines. Alexander Pope screivit a glegsome imit on page 110

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Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
phic lear), but tak a keek at Alexander Montgomerie's "The Cherrie an
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 111, (self-published 2003) Lallans, newspaper
reporte, by th' assurance of Alexander Clerke, who was ther to see y
1 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
"Michty me is that the time". Alexander Holmes shot oot o his bed at
el (she's a bit nutty) "Na na Alexander, ere's nae
Alexander Holmes. Noo the twa o em hid
nday mornin. As Hazel watched Alexander Holmes tryin tae pit on his
14 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
his an she'd fand a poem bi a Alexander Scott – Continent o Venus
1 matches

Smith, Jamie Soonds o the kirk an court: early airt muisic in Scotland, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
. He wis a freend o the poyet Alexander Montgomerie, an wad likely ha
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 176, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
lesca in a rosy glowe but gin Alexander McCall Smith can dae it for B
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
n, Liz Niven, Willie Hershaw, Alexander Hutchison an Janet Paisley) w
Alexander Hutchison cries his Ee an Ing
2 matches

Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 59 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, newspaper
An apology, first o aa, til Alexander Hutchison, whase owreset frae
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Weill, weill, weill, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
succession leaders – Wendy Alexander, Iain Gray, Johann Lamont, Ji
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern

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