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Use in varieties of Scots

anchored Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4 6 3.4 2.9 0 22.4 0 6.8
Number of occurrences63 1 0 1 0 1
Number of authors3 1 1 1

Occurrences of anchored in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
shore, as at the helm, Though anchored evermair. on page 11

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
a haud o her richt shank and anchored it tae the groond. on page 128

1 matches

Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Stap, luk doon, then anchored still. on page 32

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Anchored firmly in yer faith's foundat on page 18

1 matches

Peterson, George P.S. Nannie Georgedaughter, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, prose
r grett lang masts juttin up, anchored oot by aff a Koam. Hit wis aa
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
ie. Back in their hame craft, anchored the tither side o Mars, efter
1 matches

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