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athoot Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words67.4 25 74.8 67.6 0 156.6 23.4 34.1
Number of occurrences10265 23 0 7 2 5
Number of authors12 6 4 1 2

Occurrences of athoot in Corpus

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Robertson, James The Mannie, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
naethin there, she'd kent it athoot tryin. Sae she hadna tried. on page 7
intae, a floatin, eerie space athoot form or feature. on page 11

2 matches

Douglas, Sheila Lallans 59 - Rants and Foys, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
e jist tae forder the muisic, athoot ony thocht o profit, but ithe on page 56

4 matches

Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
brocht bak intil uiss the day athoot haein a hairmfu effeck on the on page 59

1 matches

Sandison, Iris Da Tree Peerie Grice, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, weans
boot. So he wrocht an wrocht, athoot linnin him a meenit, till da
1 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
vel fae the Sun tae the Yird. Athoot the Sun the wad'a been nae li
n millions o year, appearinly athoot end. But it wisna that lang s
2 matches

Robertson, James The Deil, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
it their braid hats and stude athoot
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ae the story but, appearinlie athoot giein the leid the meisure o
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
ud on tae thair quaichs again athoot giein thaim a guid rin for th
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 168, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
eak conversationally in Scots athoot ony creenge or embarrassment
uiss o his ain Scots language athoot turnin tae the English langua
ts lane, gey near like haiku. Athoot anthropomorphising the birds
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 167, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
Athoot thinkin A said it wis aa rich
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 178, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
ss o spoken Scots in Scotland athoot a siclike tynin o the yuiss o
generations an be prood o it athoot ony embarrassment. Oor hamelt
2 matches

Peterson, George P.S. Nannie Georgedaughter, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, prose
mes waakin backlins. Young an athoot care or wirry. Ta ane dat age
n so on. Bit nobody pat a fit athoot da door.
2 matches

Shepherd, Robbie Harknin tae the braw souns, (John Benjamin 2000) Doric, newspaper
's easier said than deen, bit athoot the platform set oot bi Max H
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
This is athoot even startin on the grammatic
it, or whiles bi proclamation athoot explanation. The richt soluti
ns for parteeclar Scots wirds athoot as muckle's a keek at the wir
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
kers deein. Ye canna dae that athoot learnin the bairns hou tae sp
non-speakers tae speak Scots athoot creatin mair Scots speakers?
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy A Day Weel Spent, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
st I'v ever crossed the Forth athoot the passenger at laest keekin
aur tint that he tees the baa athoot as muckle's a keek at it, an
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Shudder at the Niffer, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
Scots readers passes them by athoot a thocht. The sowel that's ma
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
ukit this danger a guid while athoot kennin; an for their sake I h
n tae the sheep. On a sudden, athoot warnishin, an gif it cam efte
ster at aince, ae fore. noon, athoot kennin whit he is daein. Hech
nder sundouns in the same day athoot needin tae muve his chair. He
4 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 108, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS nummer 109, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Williamson, Christie Guide, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
Du’d perish athoot
Du’d droon athoot a pair
athoot a heart
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 111, (self-published 2003) Lallans, newspaper
aw o forderin the Scots leid athoot ony resources tae speak o but
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 177, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
pynt o writin juist in Scots athoot ony owersettins intae English
keep a strecht an angry face athoot laughin as he said, "Weel jui
2 matches

Neill, Willie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern, poetry
athoot gien up ma hard-wan penny;
ir pheesical curriculum vitae athoot
2 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
An leeve athoot this spellin game.
Athoot en.
2 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
mak this particklar omelette athoot brakki, onie eggs is jist stu
and wuid aye dae their biddin athoot even bein tellt.
that nae jist cannae be uised athoot express Yankee permission but
he line nou cannae face a day athoot the support o drink an drugs.
4 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 142, (self-published 2005) Lallans, newspaper
administration wad gie athoot question.
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot limit
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 149, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
ilka week in the Sunday Post athoot fear or favour, it gied a wal
1 matches

Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
Sets (wi or athoot hoosin benefit)
’s-erran oan ma ain accoont athoot warkers
Tak in owertim wi pey an athoot pey.
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot limit o nummers an this hauds
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot limit o nummers an this hauds
ck affront cuidna be taen in. Athoot waitin for the decision o aut
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 116, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot limit o nummers an this hauds
weel seen this canna be duin athoot uphaud frae the schuils that
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 117, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot limit o nummers an this hauds
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 174, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
irts fur the braidest chairm, athoot, Ah howp, makin it soond arti
1 matches

Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
cam frae, eh?” She gaed oan athoot haudin fir an aunswer. “Pig
vver sayed the wird Churchill athoot pittin ‘thon bastert’ afo
he twa o thaim is swearywirds athoot ony big fowk flytin thaim.
3 matches

Hutchison, Pat Mrs Clushet o Faaldydykes, (McStorytellers.com 2018) Doric - Banffshire, prose
back and rubbed his chin and athoot sayin onything he wint inaboo
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Three Cannels, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
She’d eence follae’t him athoot his kennin an saa him staanin
ths o despair hid carved them athoot the help o a mortal haan. As
n an nivver tae pass her door athoot comin in.
a coincidence but this proved athoot ony doot that last nicht she
4 matches

Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Athoot waitin for a reply he made fo
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Hutchison, Pat Bob the Dog fae the Bog, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
foamy hole a merciful scream athoot end. Wi a “Mercy be here!
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Hutchison, Pat Tarrarra boomby ae, This is my dying day, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ery look said, “Ye can live athoot a lot o bitties o yer body bu
o bitties o yer body but nae athoot yer shot pooch or piece!”
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Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Aifter so lang athoot a decent tabby I got a bit co
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Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
perated tae stop the bleedin. Athoot that I’d be in a box. Of co
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat If I Catch Ye I'll Eat Ye, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
f he made his wye tae Tarlair athoot pooder. Slingin his musket Wu
1 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Stones That Turned, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
wiz jist like him, Godless an athoot mercy. Mary looked aroon the
r the bitter caal an the days athoot food were beginin tae tell on
2 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
ou an act anent the kingship, athoot first speirin at Scotland, an
an wumman affen haed tae dae athoot.
uils an ither centres o lare, athoot withhaudin it fae ony body. T
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 101, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 105, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 106, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ie-copied in hail or in pairt athoot leemit o nummers an this haud
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Here's the problem wi the trad wife muivement, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
nough sexism in the warkplace athoot mair bein stirred up bi ither
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
an up ower the 'ears tae cam, athoot ony mair action needin tae be
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@d_anderson878 tweeted in Doric
hoot 'outwith', ye'll be oors athoot doot. https://t.co/blXwAKw6q9(2020)
e chairger fir ma last nicht (athoot me as muckle as thinkin o it)(2020)

@DoricPhrases tweeted in Doric
y gyan tae claw the slides wi athoot slipping aa the wye doon?!(2020)

@Manuforti1968 tweeted in Doric

@iainnicol tweeted in Lallans

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans
on here in Gallowa it's wake, athoot much taste. Baith richt.(2020)

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland

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