A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

ayr Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6.6 8 9.2 2.9 0 0 11.7 0
Number of occurrences108 1 0 0 1 0
Number of authors6 1 1

Occurrences of ayr in Corpus

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Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
fae Ayr ah nicht ei did canter. on page 4

1 matches

Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
(OED), but it is in Scots, in Ayr, in fowerteen hunder an fifty on page 59

2 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
mily rail card an we'd go tae Ayr an Irvine an we'd play crazy on page 163

1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Weill, weill, weill, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
stranghauds i the Borders an Ayr, while takkin constituency sa
1 matches

Occurrences on Scots Twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted in Doric

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern

@alistairdunn tweeted in Lallans

@gordimhor1 tweeted in Lallans
@TheFyfie It's messages in Ayr(2020)

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