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anderson Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words37.7 11 25.3 94.1 0 0 23.4 6.8
Number of occurrences5722 32 0 0 2 1
Number of authors7 2 1 1

Occurrences of anderson in Corpus

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Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
Mister Anderson's oor teacher fur Social Danc on page 22
work an ah wis watchin Mister Anderson showin the class how tae dae on page 24
Then Mister Anderson looked at me an he said, How' on page 25
This mornin, Mister Anderson picked me tae go up an demons on page 26
we'd get tae see sexy Mister Anderson in his shorts cause it's him on page 66
Also on pages 67, 161
15 matches

Clark, Thomas Diary o a Wimpy Wean, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785302145) Lallans, weans
r laddie in oor year is Bryce Anderson. Pure does ma heid in. See, I on page 6

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
. Onywye, a neebor body, Jude Anderson, wis aye at hame Setterdays a
the quinie hid the rin o the Anderson's hoose on sic-like days, an
gap tae jyne her. Wee Kieran Anderson wis skirlin "Last een up's a
Bappy's mither, Myra Anderson, wis a junkie: a feckless, fi
The Anderson cousins flappit doon aside Na
30 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
pposite the McCabes. Auld Mrs Anderson wis in the flat abuin us, acr
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Builders, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
at lunchtime?” “I did, Mr Anderson, is there anything wrong?”
1 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
per’s huntin dogs. The naem Anderson o
128/129). Sid Anderson an faimlie fallaed the Ballan
2 matches

Heather, Alistair Tartan Tourism nae mair, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
nnie tae Tarland fiddler Paul Anderson an the cheery smile o local M
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@beast_afc tweeted in Doric
@DiscussDandies McLennan, Anderson, Scott Wright all in last yea(2020)

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted in Lallans

@the_gellick tweeted in Ulster

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