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Use in varieties of Scots

apron Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6.6 7 5.7 14.7 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences105 5 0 0 0 0
Number of authors5 2

Occurrences of apron in Corpus

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McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
an auld broun dress alow her apron, which micht no aye be as cle on page 57

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
r mysteries tae onybody in an apron, ither than a smith or a farr
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
git oot in the lang skirts an apron o a Nor-East fish wife.
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Stones That Turned, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
lint ‘n’ fleerish fae her apron pooch for tae licht the cannl
lint ‘n’ fleerish fae her apron pooch she tried wi freezin ha
2 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Wiping her hands on her apron, she left the kitchen. Jessie
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Till Houletgless an the Soond o Money, (The Scores 2018) Lallans, prose
said, wipin his hauns on his apron, “But when ye sit yersel do
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@DavidJWood2 tweeted in Lallans

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans

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