A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
nieves Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words4.5 3.9 5.3 0 0 0 13.1
Number of occurrences84 2 0 0 0 2
Number of authors8 4 2 2

Occurrences of nieves in Corpus

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Lallans

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
wi thair nieves an nails, an then wi mells, a on page 120

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Geordie's Mingin Medicine, (Itchy Coo 2007 ISBN: 978-1845021603) Lallans, weans
real tonics, tae gie it some nieves tae skelp wi. on page 26

1 matches

Robertson, James The Deil, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
braith, her een open and her nieves
1 matches

Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
een glower lichtnins and the nieves
1 matches

Doric

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
Morrice steekit his nieves, irritation turnin te annoyan on page 8

1 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
orrit, forrit an back – her nieves somelike a labster's cleuks,
1 matches

Ulster

Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
For nieves an boots did fly on page 35

1 matches

Spence, Laura Tha Thoarn Tree, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
o her pinny an gruppit in her nieves wus rottin clumps o bog-gress
1 matches

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