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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
naebody's Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words8.9 12.7 5.3 0 0 0 6.5
Number of occurrences1613 2 0 0 0 1
Number of authors11 9 1 1

Occurrences of naebody's in Corpus

In order to avoid violating copyright law and abide by 'fair use', only up to the first five occurrences of the search term are displayed for each article.


Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
d gied her a fly look. "Ye're naebody's gowk, are ye? Ye can aye tell on page 21

1 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
e clock. Ah get it cheap. But naebody's gonnae buy it wi a mileage li on page 17
so, Nigel,' Miss Honey said. 'Naebody's ever beaten her yet.' on page 209

2 matches

McQueer, Chris Hings - Short Stories 'n That, (404 Ink 2017 ISBN: 978-0995623866) Lallans - Glesga, prose
s fuckin downin the cans like naebody's business. Ah've cracked open on page 174

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
rkers!" the folk raired. "But naebody's gane in! The yetts are lockit on page 20
til we get there. I jist hope naebody's usin the ither lift the noo.' on page 140

2 matches

Clark, Thomas Diary o a Wimpy Wean, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785302145) Lallans, weans
l, that scunnert Rodrick like naebody's business, sae he went a hurl on page 32

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
ty then they act aa shy; when naebody's asked thaim tae sing ava on page 116

1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Economic Theory, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
A'm no big man, naebody's ever gien me claes as fits. W
1 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
e's concernt, Liberland needs naebody's permission slip jist tae exis
1 matches

@Chazzbat tweeted
hair ye hae yer reasons. It's naebody's business.(2020) search twitter

@fairpechtoot tweeted
have got themselves intae - naebody's sayin they huv tae speak Scot(2017) search twitter
@d_anderson878 Surely naebody's offendit?! (cough, it's a tum(2018) search twitter


Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
er bloody book group, than - naebody's stoppin ye. Bit ye dinna hiv on page 25
te business maitters, he wis naebody's feel. on page 48

2 matches


@the_gellick tweeted
in #UlsterScots ; hooaniver, naebody's gien me a bare bawbee for the (2014) twitter link