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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
brenda Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6.1 7.8 2.6 37.1 0 0 0
Number of occurrences118 1 2 0 0 0
Number of authors4 2 1 1

Occurrences of brenda in Corpus

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Lallans

Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
camp doon in the Borders, Big Brenda, Wee Shooie and masel.
Big Brenda wis exactly whit it said on t
lang wi it because it wis Big Brenda’s idea and she could be qui
fter he had shot the dug. Big Brenda wis incensed, Harry Reid had
im and tied him tae the tree. Brenda had a mad gleam in her een as
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@fairpechtoot tweeted
with my children. We thought Brenda was bad then BOOM! In comes a(2018) search twitter

Doric

@cligeey tweeted
How aboot Pub crawl Good old Brenda Shine some tune that(2020) search twitter

Orkney

Parkin, Hazel Seven Year O Yule Days, (H and M Parkins 2002 ISBN: 978-0954363505) Orkney, poetry
wis slippan aff doon tae see Brenda, the lass wi the big sexy hip on page 31
h'm nivver gaen back doon tae Brenda - no more strayan aff o the on page 32

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