A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
ancients Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words1.1 1 0 18.6 0 0 0
Number of occurrences21 0 1 0 0 0
Number of authors2 1 1

Occurrences of ancients in Corpus

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Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
the goddess Gaea. Nane o the ancients kent aboot this warld an it w
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@peediepuss tweeted
ere. I always wonder what the ancients made of them. (2020) twitter link