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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
noah Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words10 1 15.8 0 72.1 0 26.1
Number of occurrences181 6 0 7 0 4
Number of authors7 1 4 1 1

Occurrences of noah in Corpus

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Lallans

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
so like Noah's Ark thi came across, on page 43

1 matches

Doric

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
Arpachshad, sin o Shem, sin o Noah, sin o Lamech, sin o Methusel on page 85
t as things were i the days o Noah, sae will they be i the days on page 109

3 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
ltin ajee wi global warmin, a Noah's Ark agin tsunamis gin they
1 matches

@cligeey tweeted
@Davyshanks Noah furloughed noo(2020) search twitter

@Franwella tweeted
e tae go tae shop.....I wisna Noah's wife ye cane, i dinna hae a(2011) search twitter

Shetland

Greig, Charles A Shetland Bible, (Saint Andrew Press 2009 ISBN: 978-0715209158) Shetland - Lerwick, prose
Noah an da Doontöm on page 7

7 matches

Ulster

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
Shem wus tha sinn o Noah. on page 75
lake the' wur ïn tha days o Noah. For fowk wus eatin, drinkin on page 99

4 matches

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