A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

among Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words18.5 21 9.2 17.6 72.2 111.9 81.8 0
Number of occurrences288 6 2 5 7 0
Number of authors7 4 2 4 4

Occurrences of among in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
A child of the shamrock Lost among the thistles. on page 55

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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
behaviour, fechtin wis common among the yunger menfowk an withoot on page 30

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Cumming, John Da Whillie, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, prose
took dat day, an no a whitin among dem. Beuys I hoop you hed a g
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Sinclair, Lise Juist laek Maunna, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
Among da silver tusk an haddocks
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McAlpine, Joan Meeting of the Parliament, (The Scottish Parliament 2019) Lallans, government
y and spik posh when they are among their ain folk. In the north-
“There are among us those who feign, wid treat
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Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
grass or crouch in waitin in among the docks thit rattled teir d
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Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
He thocht he wid get relief among some bushes, bit fin he got b
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Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
It is hard to be one among many . . .
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Hall, Simon W. Haggis tasting notes, and whisky pairings, (Brisk Northerly 2019) Orkney, blog
and the morsels o meat dotted among the oatmeal mean the cooked p
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Manson, John Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
eftir the photie, ‘Among the Turnips’
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Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
med tae b’ th high heid yin among thum, ¢ca’ed oot, “Sit d
But Ah dinnae want tae gaun among mad fowk,” Ahlice remarked.
at last in th bonnie gairden, among th bricht flooer-beds an th c
, maistly Kings an Queens, an among thum Ahlice recognized th Whi
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Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000) Orkney - Hackland, prose
He flietered in among them, an grabbed wan fat an b
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Thoumire, Elizabeth For the fat romantics, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
5. Ain o the heighest leevels among the OECD. Its frichtenin tae
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Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
onversation, at the workplace among the blue-collar workforce, or
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Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
. You’ve got to stop living among the wreckage of the past.’
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 176, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
him an Jesus sayin " Lat him among ye at has ne'er sinned nane c
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Hutchison, Pat The Three Cannels, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Beannie Rannie wiz famed among the fisher fowk for her knowl
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Hutchison, Pat Bob the Dog fae the Bog, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
soner. An argument hid set up among the fowk githered aboot as ta
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Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
likin, so I’d a gweed raik among them. I got a twar three that
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Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
among yer creation, at haes appeari
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Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

@tattooedselkie tweeted in Shetland
hit really is fine tae be in among books. https://t.co/0a36jNaRl(2021)

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern

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