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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
napoleon Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words5 6.8 2.6 0 0 11.3 0
Number of occurrences97 1 0 0 1 0
Number of authors4 2 1 1

Occurrences of napoleon in Corpus

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Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
only canny thing tae dae, as Napoleon wanst said, is tae coonter at on page 35
erloo. Okay, her enemy wisnae Napoleon. But nacbody at Skelpem Haw t on page 131

2 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
t Lunan Bay. Fowk thocht that Napoleon wuid land troops in Scotland on page 25
y songs takkin the mick oot o Napoleon Bonaparte, the wee Corsican t on page 91
he lang years o the wars agin Napoleon an the French, whit wi sae mo on page 124

5 matches


Pacitti, Stephen Lallans 81 - Pyntin the Been, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
mieson, wi mair ambeetion nor Napoleon, ye pot-bellied beer-swiller. on page 8

1 matches


Neill, Willie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern, poetry
Gin they'd taen Hitler, Napoleon and aa the lave on page 142

1 matches

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