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Use in varieties of Scots

apon Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words7.9 4 1.1 0 0 67.1 0 54.6
Number of occurrences121 0 0 3 0 8
Number of authors1 2 1

Occurrences of apon in Corpus

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Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
placin wurds apon a page on page 35

1 matches

Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Tha soond oo hoofs apon tha roof, on page 18
Day apon tha which thay feel, on page 20
Like seer sat apon tha hill, on page 21
Bot is na wound apon mae fleish on page 36
Apon tha hill, on page 40
Also on pages 41, 45, 47
8 matches

Johnson, Laureen Saands o Maywick, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
bliss me, I started ta flyte apon him, for everything fae da oo
1 matches

Tait, John M Lallans 60 - Da Odyssey (1-75), (Lallans Magazine 2002) Shetland, poetry
Killed; an, mindin apon him, he sed tae da gods:
1 matches

Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
an ey hing a grain mair flesh apon him; bit eence he’s mirackl
1 matches

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