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area Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words56.8 36 70.1 61.7 36.1 44.8 0 6.8
Number of occurrences8661 21 1 2 0 1
Number of authors21 11 1 2 1

Occurrences of area in Corpus

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Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
no knock doun the hale bluidy area in the on page 70

1 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
stand yin hing. Bairns fae ma area were maire tolerated than enc on page 22
in the small sheltered smokin area. And so, ah promptly gee they on page 71
d tae be comin fae the seated area at the back and an educated g on page 72
tae cut oaff the baws ae this area. Her name voiced in the prese on page 88
rough the list ae joabs in ma area ah've goatae admit ah'm a bit on page 122
Also on pages 126, 189
7 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
h... Ah thocht it micht bi an area wirth explorin." on page 7
e model, thirty nine ~ Kemnay area enjoys DIY, cooking, horse ri on page 52

2 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
he seals that had been in the area were lang eaten. They were ba on page 37
wiry fellae fae the Hilltoun area o Dundee wuid keep them aw go on page 49

3 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
though they come fae a rough area thir no a bunch a ne Somehow on page 116

1 matches

Pacitti, Stephen Lallans 81 - Pyntin the Been, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
injection of capital into the area'; 'bring a new prosperity to on page 8

1 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
rchwye led throwe te the pool area. "You like jewellery, darleen on page 8
by a reception desk an seatin area. "Joyce..." He creepit alang on page 12

2 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
o Italy. It wis an arid rocky area, lockt in puirtith, an the bo on page 100

1 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Perjink, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927565) Lallans, weans
it tae the match, and a hover area had been set aside for them, on page 21

1 matches

Cumming, John Kirsten, (Shetland For Wirds 2006) Shetland, prose
m waanderin aroond da warm-up area tagidder, der haeds doon, dee
1 matches

Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
brakdoon by CAS Wards (Census Area Statistics Wards), Appendix 1
rity language, fa bide in the area far it is made eese o, tae la
2 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
“geographical area whaur the said leid is the mo
limitit siccar status in the area o public administration wis i
2 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
the area. Jonsar Eck asks. "Fit's yon
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. Lamborghini: Cult o the Bull, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, blog
Lamborghini, grew up in this area. As a young fillo, he haed a
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
hou tae spend it in their ain area, sic locally electit fowk are
ark and trashing the new play area, 17 million English, the lage
2 matches

Macdonald, Amy Evelynn and Peter, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Ayr, prose
orey building; the rest o the area is covered in grass, plants a
nurse takes us tae a seating area where maist o the other patie
2 matches

Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
und that they could settle an area. Thae barleys could be grund
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Lat the auld witch burn, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Strathnaver, blog
d cleared mony a hoose in the area afore they got tae Chisholm
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Trains approachin?, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
o een is the sair need in the area for a train line.
, juist ayont Galashiels. The area wis ane o the maist disconnec
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Widney’s Fuil, (Mak Forrit 2017) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
tales ye ken aboot yer local area by wird o mou, nae maiter far
wer the years, made yer local area even mair spécial.
aboot the history o ma local area, an sae should you, because i
3 matches

Hodgart, John Scots Language Act: Oor weans hae richt tae see mither tung respectit, (The National 2021) Lallans - North Ayrshire, newspaper
tae mak real progress in this area.
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Sacrificial Doo, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
e taewards an auld industrial area doon by the railway, gettin m
hud wance been an industrial area, thrivin at wan point, anothe
2 matches

Bennett, Peter Carpe Diem, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
agin. ‘Naw, Stevie ma other area ay business is the breid an b
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
e know yer in a mare affluent area ay the city. The smell ay pis
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
an magnificent, their surface area poundin the air, elevatin it
1 matches

Bennett, Peter The Bools, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
just a shame, this wis a nice area at wan point.
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part one of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
fae ay chuckies at the target area.
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 116, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
schuil life an in ony social area.
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
frae "an old folks sun lounge area", "a lean to", "the Rokeby Ve
1 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Furst Time, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
a new cleaner stertin in this area. She’ll say, no thank you,
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
e “pacification” o’ the area by the emasculation o’ the
1 matches

McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
ught a house in the Scotstoun area o’ Glasgow an’ spent mont
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
is started a big search o the area but nithin wiz found. The lan
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Potemkin Pairty, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
an economic weill-bein o the area. But it wis aw a sham, a show
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Review: O is for Hoolet, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
n a schuill in a warkin cless area) wantin the bairns in her cha
1 matches

Ewen, Allan The “Auld Lang Syne” Paradox, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
uld tae the mair middle cless area o Blackhaw, ma yaise o Scots
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Tartan Tourism nae mair, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
due tae deith o Gaelic in the area hae cam tae be unkennt by mai
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@DoricPhrases tweeted in Doric

@cligeey tweeted in Doric
r loons gairden is within the area(2020)

@fittiecrooners tweeted in Doric
name. Said cheerio at the veg area then next tae me at the breed(2020)

@glenlivetloon tweeted in Doric
lt' or 'shultie'. From Rhynie area...(2014)

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
ches and tryin tae prioritise area a need help! xxx(2014)

@ClashCityClarky tweeted in Lallans

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans
ice cream vans operatin in ma area the day.(2020)

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
the place names in yer local area: https://t.co/SuXSwGowu9 http(2017)

@Julie_Dennison tweeted in Shetland

@MarkThompStuff tweeted in Ulster

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
om all the local clubs in the area and beyond to (2021) twitter link
ur wae ma biker pals doon the area oh the lake district - rebel (2021) twitter link
k - always very busy in that area (2020) twitter link
vel out with our health board area - no lol (2020) twitter link
outwith our designated health area - aye right lol - just stan (2020) twitter link
and 7 other matches.

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans
uid tae see this in wir local area fae a local schuil, braw stuf(2020)

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