A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

arras Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5.9 3 9.2 2.9 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences98 1 0 0 0 0
Number of authors2 1

Occurrences of arras in Corpus

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
His quiver indeed wis fu o arras, on page 17

1 matches

Hardie, Buff Dod 'n' Bunty, (Evening Express 2000) Doric, newspaper
ce an' a lot o' squiggles an' arras an' signs an' symbols, but na
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
a muckle bow an a wheen luve-arras that he’d shoot doon at mor
whaniver he felt like it. His arras didna hurt, but they fair cau
in his fastest, maist sleekit arras at Atalanta for a haill year
Noo, aw thae arras that Eros had been dingin doo
r flawn intae space. Eros’s arras were magic: they didna stap t
7 matches

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