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Use in varieties of Scots

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nile Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.3 2 0 0 10.3 11.3 13.1
Number of occurrences62 0 0 1 1 2
Number of authors6 2 1 1 2

Occurrences of nile in Corpus

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Lallans

Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
the fertile launds abuin the Nile. The great Sphinx wis appeari
1 matches

@Seperatist_No1 tweeted
tish it will do a wiki on the nile ??(2020) search twitter

Shetland

Johnson, Laureen Alice's Adventirs in Wonderlaand, (Evertype 2012 ISBN: 978-1782010081) Shetland - Voe, prose
Bi lyin swittlin ida Nile on page 19

1 matches

Southern

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
An pour th watters o th Nile on page 18

1 matches

Ulster

Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
An poor the waaters o the Nile on page 19

1 matches

Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
o' Flanders tae Egypt on the Nile. on page 44

1 matches

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