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alow Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words13.1 4 15.9 0 0 0 0 40.9
Number of occurrences2014 0 0 0 0 6
Number of authors3 0 0 0 0 1

Occurrences of alow in Corpus

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McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
t they shuid be King o Scots. Alow the guise o bein a disinteres on page 22
in fae the movement o the sea alow, the ice field wis fou o humm on page 38
h his legs were taen aff jist alow the knees; an operation he sa on page 43
t fund oot that there wis oil alow the North Sea there wis excit on page 46
cuid hear him mutterin awa in alow his braith as they warkit awa on page 49
Also on pages 57, 60, 65, 69
9 matches

McPartlin, John Lallans 81 - Fower Australian Poems, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans - Dollar, poetry
Alow a ruif-gap, a rain staint wa' on page 16

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
is an Englishman himsel (see alow). In truth, the practick o th
eerin profiteers, masqueradin alow a flag o ‘increased efficie
ind that aince we are oot fae alow the Wanchancy Covenant, we ci
3 matches

Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
ere, pit in yer richt address alow:
crieve doon lear-time address alow
dress in tha UK, scrieve doon alow
Tha address alow, scrieve doon
- answer speirins V1 tae V4 alow fur ilka lander
6 matches

Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
glints alow a wan licht.
1 matches

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