A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
nora Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words3.3 5.9 0 0 0 0 0
Number of occurrences66 0 0 0 0 0
Number of authors3 3

Occurrences of nora in Corpus

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Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
n there wis the twins Rona an Nora, said ma da. They'd four sets on page 61

1 matches

Clark, Sara Scot Free -The Psychic Cost O Uisin Scots, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
oot ma ain personal version o Nora Batty, rollin-pín at the rea
s airticle in Scots. Tae keep Nora Batty at bay. See, ah'm a Yor
2 matches

Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Guru in?’ ah sais tae her. Nora, her name is. A wee waif like
unge where he does his stuff. Nora does her wee bow again an lea
Nora lets me oot an ah’m fuckin
3 matches

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