A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
apin Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.6 0 0 148.4 0 0 0
Number of occurrences80 0 8 0 0 0
Number of authors2 2

Occurrences of apin in Corpus

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Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000 ISBN: 978-0953156412) Orkney - Hackland, prose
id, an got her hint end stuck apin the top wire." on page 14
y, I could fin'd me kep risan apin the heid, for I kent thir wis on page 21
Tae think tae aet apin a burd, on page 41
Wi sunlight waarm apin his back, an wind soft on his on page 79

4 matches

Parkin, Hazel Seven Year O Yule Days, (H and M Parkins 2002 ISBN: 978-0954363505) Orkney, poetry
Standan there, apin the summit, gazan oot across on page 48
Peedie Percy Pigeon prinked apin the dyke, on page 57
We lean apin wir shovels, boys, and watch on page 64
Hid I stumbled apin wan far closer tae home? on page 72

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