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arrogant Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.6 5 4.6 0 0 44.8 11.7 0
Number of occurrences74 0 0 2 1 0
Number of authors2 2 1

Occurrences of arrogant in Corpus

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Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
three young men arrogant now on page 42

1 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
s William. It seems he wis an arrogant sumph o a lad an generally wa on page 23

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Cumming, John Kirsten, (Shetland For Wirds 2006) Shetland, prose
e surprised hoo joost bein an arrogant bitch kin pit a vaam upo da i
1 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
en, globalisation-worshippin, arrogant ignoramuses o Westminster tae
a mirror image o the elitist, arrogant an ignorant view o the warld
2 matches

Irvine, Chloe Untitled Poem, (The Scotsman 2021) Shetland - Whalsay, poetry
But yun arrogant smeegin is brally ïll lik,
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
Fir an ungratefu’, in-bred, arrogant, drunken waster! We broke, tr
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