A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
nativity Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words2.2 2.9 2.6 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences43 1 0 0 0 0
Number of authors3 2 1

Occurrences of nativity in Corpus

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@LairnScots tweeted
Listen tae the nativity story in Doric. Click here: h (2018) twitter link
Listen tae the nativity in Doric wi yer lairners and (2017) twitter link

@ThonJacobite tweeted
Maybe Victoria 'Nativity Scene' Prentis should chynge (2021) search twitter


@Franwella tweeted
Ďat wiz sic a brilliant film. Nativity 2 th nicht ??(2020) search twitter