A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
natur Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words13.9 9.8 31.7 0 0 0 19.6
Number of occurrences2510 12 0 0 0 3
Number of authors7 4 2 1

Occurrences of natur in Corpus

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Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
Gif ye leeve within Natur's leemits, whit maitter gif y on page 106
Big deal! Juist follow Natur's advice an ye'll no gae wran on page 113
she's ill-contriven, ill-natur'd an ill-faured. on page 114
Natur cannae tell richt fae wrang a on page 121

5 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 108, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
e sowl o man to his gustative natur; then is the fast, foul, fat
1 matches

Clark, Sara Your Leid, Oor Leid, Awbody's Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
en ah couldnae appreciate the natur o the beast ah wis dealin wi.
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth In defence o SNHS, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
tilt. An oor NHS by its verra natur an size wull ay hae issues. B
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
nguages as weel's the organic natur o language itsel. Frisian is
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
A sumph is a cheil to whom Natur has denied ony considerable s
1 matches


Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
ae bit,' Isie telt her. 'It's natur. Natur isna aye as nicey-nice
. Natur isna aye as nicey-nice as the
ye tae think in the kirk. If Natur wis cut an dried like the sha
frae a lammie it drappit. Bit Natur's nae cut an dried. It's quan
placies. Isie said Fermin an Natur baith hid their nesty sides.
5 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
d lain quaet fur thirty year. Natur wis creepie-crawlin ower the
an smittin oncoms o a sexual natur garred the patient tae hae an
aa life dees, daith lives, an natur breeds
O natur's warks fur me fair dichtit o
4 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Kieran an Aidan, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
ll wi Kieran. Did aa then ill natur at his maakin gig intil him?
1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena Jessie the Jumbo And other Bairn Tales in Scots, (Smashwords 2014) Doric - Aberdeen, weans
shuggled aboot wi ill-natur.
wi ill natur.
2 matches


Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
Fir we hae misused Mother Natur's gifts, on page 37

3 matches

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