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Use in varieties of Scots

axe Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.6 6 3.4 2.9 0 44.8 11.7 0
Number of occurrences73 1 0 2 1 0
Number of authors3 1 1 1

Occurrences of axe in Corpus

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Cumming, John Kirsten, (Shetland For Wirds 2006) Shetland, prose
ll come an tell dee der name, axe dee PB, tell dee aboot der ma
boot der maist recent injury, axe if du's nervees, dat kinda sh
2 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
chap went Jonsar Eck's little axe as, he hacked ten bags
1 matches

Briggs, Susi Diva, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans - Dumfries and Galloway, poetry
She gifted me an axe.
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@Seperatist_No1 tweeted in Lallans

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans

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