A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

ann Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words23.8 13 25.3 5.9 36.1 44.8 58.6 27.3
Number of occurrences3622 2 1 2 5 4
Number of authors6 2 1 2 2 1

Occurrences of ann in Corpus

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Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
Sally fae Eric's wirk dis yon Ann Simmers pairties." on page 14

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Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
in an angry tone, "Why, Mary Ann, what ir yae daein oot here? on page 33
n case shae met the rea] Mary Ann, an be turnt oot o the hoose on page 34
"Mary Ann! Mary Ann!" said the voice. "Git mae ma on page 36

4 matches

Robertson, Sine Lallans 59 - Newsins fae SLRC, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
by Dr Chris Robinson an Carol Ann Crawford, on the Scots spoken on page 87

1 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
tae her. Her name wis Lesley Ann Bain by loadsa folk called he on page 126
a minutes' silence fur Lesley Ann; ah tried no tae look at Wull on page 127
an da wor talkin aboot Lesley Ann. Ma ma said, Widyi make ae th on page 129
arged in connection w; Lesley Ann's death. Ma da said, Serves h on page 130

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Carol Ann Duffy and Vikram Seth, on page 37

1 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
ure for their ills. An noo an ann he'd haud awa till e roch cun on page 87

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Johnson, Laureen Saands o Maywick, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
could see at all. Peerie Mary Ann stöd aside me for a while, b
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 111, (self-published 2003) Lallans, newspaper
Bi Ann Rayner
1 matches

Wilson, Rab Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
suin regret bein generous, as Ann Gloag’s like tae ask,
1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
an angry wei, “Jings, Mary Ann, whit are ee dain oot here? R
she should meet th real Mary Ann, an b’ turfed oot o th hoos
“Mary Ann! Mary Ann!” said th voice. “Fetch i
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Hall, Simon W. No the Six o Clock News, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Orkney, blog
Ann Cleeves’ Shetland is wan re
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
Steven McNicoll) an Pernelle (Ann Scott-Jones) wis that o the s
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
Ann Donovan's ‘Buddha Da'
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Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
sioners wis appyntit wi Queen Ann lippenin on the advice her In
aim forby, an Mary’s sister Ann follaed as queen in turn. The
d an Scotland in 1707 an syne Ann dee’d bairnless in 1714. An
dee’d bairnless in 1714. Ann’s pairt-takars noo brak the
4 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
Ann MacKinnon readin her poem, 'C(2019)

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland

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