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Use in varieties of Scots

Dialect map - Usage over time
roond Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words299 345.6 66 1001.9 236.7 756.4 91.4
Number of occurrences537354 25 54 23 67 14
Number of authors71 39 10 6 9 5 3

Occurrences of roond in Corpus

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Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
Ye'll see that he wis a gey roond laddie. If ye saw him dauneri on page 49
ia gonnae see a snake snorled roond yin o the brainches, but that on page 60
the trees, wi the puggies aw roond aboot her, wavin tae her, cry on page 68
haill thing ower wi icin. Tae roond it aff, she stuck a wheen rei on page 71
d they were aw soon gaithered roond it, and the windaes tae, keek on page 74

5 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017 ISBN: 978-3946190592) Lallans, prose
will draw ye a railin tae pit roond your flooer... I... I didna k on page 30
vat,' he said, 'I coud hap it roond my craig an tak it awa wi me. on page 48
'Nou the planet birls richt roond in ae meenit, an I dinna hae on page 52
He hankit himsel roond the wee prince's ankle, like on page 60
wee prince gentily. He turnt roond but coudna see naething. on page 66
Also on pages 80
7 matches

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
But the word got roond aboot Norrie's Law: Wis their on page 17
Or the ither wey roond Like you'd been on the bevvy. on page 25
magandie!' He lookit at me an roond aboot. 'It wisna like this pl on page 74

3 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
take the bookie tae the final roond. It's funny how boays yae cra on page 40
ile and a yellow scarf draped roond his neck like some Eton educa on page 52
de maire money workin a paper roond last summer than ah did wae m on page 53
ight hing. Ma ain wife turned roond tae me and telt me that she a on page 54
ld tell the world ah'd nipped roond tae ma sister-in-law's the ot on page 56
Also on pages 61, 70, 81, 96, 97, 99, 100, 116, 118, 130, 140, 151, 158, 159, 162, 167, 169, 171, 179, 180
31 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
e place, she sterted daunerin roond, seekin somethin else. on page 7
uffle and exclaim the news aw roond the clachan and ayont, but no on page 12
rd Kipling. She stravaiged aw roond the world while aye sittin in on page 15
appears tae be strapped in aw roond the body tae stop it fawin oo on page 21
a line o glue richt dinkly aw roond the rim o the bunnet. Then sh on page 24
Also on pages 30, 35, 41, 43, 46, 53, 54, 56, 57, 58, 63, 64, 84, 88, 95, 104, 106, 108, 114, 115, 122, 124, 133, 138, 140, 141, 150, 153, 168, 169, 178, 183, 199, 202, 206, 208, 231, 232
51 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
flock roond yi as yi lift yir tanker on page 4
roond thi kale pot. on page 41
jist fir anither roond, on page 49

3 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
The Roond Moo'ed Spade on page 112
amentation for the Loss o the Roond Moo'ed Spade on page 114
Your 'Roond Moo'ed' spade did yalp an roa on page 115

6 matches

Rennie, Susan The Teeger that Cam for his Tea, (Floris Kelpies 2018 ISBN: 978-1782504665) Lallans, weans
An syne he had a guid look roond the kitchen on page 10

1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
it, and a muckle high waw aw roond it, and reek boakin fae its l on page 7
de ye could see the whites aw roond them. 'Is aw this really true on page 16
ut wi as mony cheynes wrappit roond them as ever, and Mr Wonka wi on page 20
se, wheedled Chairlie, turnin roond and offerin it tae Granda Joc on page 35
He quickly lookit roond. on page 49
Also on pages 53, 61, 71, 72, 76, 83, 87, 90, 91, 95, 104, 105, 111, 112, 120, 121, 122, 123, 125, 139, 142, 150, 157, 159, 161
44 matches

Clark, Thomas Diary o a Wimpy Wean, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785302145) Lallans, weans
a wee meenit tae get ma heid roond it aw, like. on page 12
ide, me and Rowley jouked awa roond the back o the schuil and pit on page 33
ae it, Mrs Craig cams stoatin roond the corner and catches us rei on page 34

3 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
The wheel o village life spun roond the Pit, on page 65
It's aa chainged roond here since they goat beaten. on page 72
They'd gae sneakin roond mens doors late at night on page 80
Whilk they've erected roond the kirk, on page 93
Aa swap roond an aff yese go. Whit are yese on page 104
Also on pages 105, 106, 120, 127
9 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Perjink, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927565) Lallans, weans
ot throu the holodoor, birled roond a couple o times, an then ret on page 5
ttit up, doon, sidyweys an aw roond Kat an Doug's heids. on page 8
Doug birled roond his cyber-ee tae shaw the vid on page 11
t, as he offered the piecebox roond. on page 13

4 matches

Fitt, Matthew Geordie's Mingin Medicine, (Itchy Coo 2007 ISBN: 978-1845021603) Lallans, weans
ie thocht he wid work his wey roond aw the rooms in the hoose and on page 18
And in gaed, tae, a muckle roond box o POODER. It wis cawed PI on page 22
There wis a roond cairdboard cairton cried FLEE on page 23
didnae. It steyed bonnie and roond aw alang. on page 58
l!' Mr Kranky shouted, jiggin roond and roond. 'It's muckle! It's on page 61
Also on pages 69, 79, 95, 103
11 matches

Chisnall, Edward F. H. Yer Ain, The Young Yins and the Auld Yin, (Evertype 2021 ISBN: 978-1782012764) Lallans - Glasgow, poetry
Aulder than time's roond face, its clock clepsydra-lik on page 13
Kent aw roond the back o glens and on the s on page 33
Is hingin roond aboot yer hoose agin. on page 37
That special time is comin roond again on page 47
Makkin eddies roond a scrap o silk drawers on page 53
Also on pages 71, 88, 121, 127, 130, 131, 154
13 matches

Grae, Emma The Tongue She Speaks, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans, poetry
ol's a square. Jist keep goin roond in circles, and ye'll find ye on page 4
e idea why they're callt bams roond here. They jist are.' on page 5
Ah look roond. There are plenty o friendly on page 21
r in the pictures and centred roond an unfortunate incident that on page 29

4 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit Scots Warks - Uphaud an guidance for screivars, (Scots Language Centre 2015) Lallans, government
Wad ye gae roond tae yer brither's an gie him on page 18

1 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
jist the heavy rocks tae gang-roond the new Sun. It wis the stert
size an syne claucht tae gang-roond us for evermair. We cry this
ld that taks 248 year tae gae roond the Sun. But in 2006 Pluto, a
shy o 88 Yird days tae wheech roond, makkin it the fastest planet
affa lang day acause it turns roond on its aixis jist aince ilka
26 matches

Robertson, James The Deil, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
o the sark and begun tae birl roond and roond
and roond
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 168, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
s shuid be mair the ither wey roond wi the Scots writers movin ma
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 167, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
mmy McFadden's feet. He birlt roond an blootered the ba intae the
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, government
Coffins stude roond like open presses,
1 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Big Schuil, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
"Hou wad ye bring her roond?"
A keikit roond the bus at some o the big las
the ither side. Whan A leukit roond at the Kinchie fellae the war
3 matches

Fleemin, Sandy A Day Weel Spent, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
an bit denner we teuk a turn roond the toun, an nae wey could I
ur the war nae trees forby aa roond aboot it. "This is Cairnsmill
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Deid Come Nevermas, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans - East Lothian, prose
. This happens the ither road roond an aa, fae mither ti bairn, l
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS nummer 109, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
SAC gart thae bodies tae send roond a statement o their function
ional tung, an sae Bob emailt roond his cronies girnin aboot acad
2 matches

Donovan, Anne Not Scotland, (Edinburgh International Book Festival 2010) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
uld you no stencil wee hearts roond
1 matches

St Luke's Primary Schuil, Midlothian The Mayfield Moose, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
the hoose. The moose boonces roond the gairden. A baudran starts
1 matches

Fitt, Matthew Whuppity Stoorie, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
s staundin upricht and rinnin roond and roond the byre like it ha
and roond the byre like it had never be
2 matches

Clark, Thomas Yes Nae Mair, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
awready stairtin tae appear. Roond blue flouers were sprootin ag
1 matches

Clark, Thomas A Scots Pairlament?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Bellshill, blog
est tae mak up for it. Dottit roond the place wi a daud o Blu-Tac
1 matches

Fenton, Janet A Guid New Year tae yin and a!, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
and soonds o the words ringin roond an aroond in it" is jist whit
1 matches

Bremner, Stewart Haud Yer Wheesht?, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
and soonds o the words ringin roond an aroond in it. Ah could fee
1 matches

Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
ight hing. Ma ain wife turned roond tae me and telt me that she a
tell the world ah’d nipped roond tae ma sister in laws the oth
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Nine Fragments - III, (Lowdown-L 2009) Lallans - Central, prose
ae ae day whan the simmer cam roond, Ísabel wis gangin her gate
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 142, (self-published 2005) Lallans, newspaper
h we aw hae tae get oor heids roond is no that the biggest
yer wey aboot, ye'd turn roond a corner tae find anither new
2 matches

Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
film raither nor discussions roond the man himsel. This seems a
1 matches

Heather, Alistair Whaur we cam fae: the Pechts, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
it sooth ower the Waa, an cam roond the coast bi boat tae pit the
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Halloween, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
a cloot, ilka bairn wis birlt roond an pyntit at the string. We e
, it wis time tae coorie doun roond the deein fire, eat oor aippl
2 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Daein it yersel, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
Onybody keekin roond the door yestreen an seein me
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Three days in October, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
gie support tae worthy causes roond aboot.
weel eneuch lit. We could gae roond wi confidence, wioot the worr
, yellae. Braithtakkin sichts roond ilka bend. In pairts, muckle
Gaein roond by the Scots Pairlament, hirp
4 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Makkin a muckle o a mickle, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
denner, she wad drap five wee roond doughbaws intae the pan tae g
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth The killin fields!, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
on the estates, it’s an aw-roond killin spree wi man, their ma
1 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Bairns ootside, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
war weel kent by awbody bidin roond aboot. They wad see us fae th
rope, a pile o wid stackit up roond him! His jylers awa in for th
n heid first doun the brae an roond the corner like luge drivers
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
Roond aboot the time o last year's
1 matches

Grae, Emma Jimmy and his wee darlin Alexa, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
and white shirt. Ah drove hur roond the bend, even then, but she
Ah put an arm roond hur back. “Ma wee sparra.
2 matches

Grae, Emma Dancin wi the Rhona, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
thers hud the baws tae wander roond ghostoons. Ah keep scrollin b
keep scrollin before ah look roond ma bedroom. Ah’ve gat it ju
finger inside, poked a finger roond, before goin tae toon oan ma
n’t know,” ah say, lookin roond the room ah’m payin though
God knows ah’ve driven hur roond the bend ower the years.
13 matches

Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
it so's I could wrap my brain roond tight wi a wall o heidache, j
1 matches

Grae, Emma Billy's Ghost Dug, (liarsleague.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
scares maist o the pensioners roond here, ah hink she’s brillia
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927442) Lallans, weans
aff her new claith, draped it roond her shooders, an glided back
otie bleck speeder, skitterin roond Athena’s sandals. The godde
dance – wid stert tae birl roond: slaw at first, then faster a
up; or her fingers fae closin roond the gowden globe an haudin it
4 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Fankle, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927459) Lallans, weans
-videos,’ said Doug, birlin roond ane o his cyber een tae shaw
is aw squeegee, her skirt wis roond back-tae-front, an her shae-l
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
Winds howlin roond the young and auld.
1 matches

Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Mammy turnt roond fae the washin up, and gied h
Ma da turnt roond and spotted me, sittin at the
er coat on. ‘Ah'm just gaun roond tae yer granny's for an hour.
on the earth, no yogic flyin roond the sky.'
had some Hare Krishnas singin roond the streets wi their wee bell
10 matches

Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
as lang’s the earth gangs roond the sun
1 matches

Chalmers, Aimee Lallans 59 - Joukene Poukerie, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
lar o yer coat that was ticht roond yer neck.
There wuid be a gowden licht roond yer heid. Ye wuid smile a bon
adies bike i the cellar had a roond curvit bar, sae ye didnae nee
3 matches

Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
Lizzie afore?” she glowert roond her wi an affrontit lukk.
Thir wis a wheen acteevity roond the schuil the follaein moarn
t tae the heidmaister, he cam roond wi a soor dook face an layed
3 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Lallans 59 - Bellin the Cat, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Ormiston, prose
r’s shop whan aabody leukit roond at her. Rhona wis uised tae t
this airgyment’s gaed richt roond an back time third Mrs Linton
2 matches

McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
han, tae make ma way up hill, roond Ballachulish, tae the ambush
8o paces, as the riders came roond the bend an’ allow me tae e
ed at movin’ fast in rought roond as masel’. It took some tim
3 matches

Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
eaction wis tae turn his heid roond, gie a scathing look at the c
1 matches

Muir, Glenn The Bruce Triumphant, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, poetry
Let it circle roond the globe
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
pace o a fortnicht, unheard o roond these pairts. Noo the Polis a
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Lion Rampant, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
managed tae grab yin o thaim roond the throat and kilt it wi yin
1 matches

Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
nt tales o his prowess wi the roond ba. He had a trial for the Ro
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
es their gunners chinged frae roond shot tae canister, a bag o’
1 matches

McKillop, Roger Wee Roge Boobs, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
re split intae groups, tae go roond the circuit o’ tests. In th
ampolinin’. Everybudy moved roond the 2 Tramps an’ had a stri
ingin’ oot!” reverberated roond the pool! Ma Nobel prize went
3 matches

McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Sport, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
s usual, put oot in the furst roond. A saw a wee lad spy a loose
1 matches

McKenzie, Roddy Cataracts, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2018) Lallans - Dundee, prose
them wherr ur they a`? Ye go roond thi big curved bar and ther t
1 matches

Smith, Jamie Animal Ferm: Chapter I, (Mak Forrit 2021) Lallans, prose
ferm biggins. Wird haed gane roond that day that auld Major, the
1 matches

Kurtoglu, Wulf Braken Fences, (Caroline Macafee 2011 ISBN: B006JE3UQW) Lallans, prose
fu o fermsevants had gaithert roond, watchin.
the room on thaim. He glowert roond. Naebody durst say onythin, b
asna shair. He had a kinna aa-roond awaurness o whit wis gaun on,
a sit there. Bit whan she cam roond a biggin intae the square, sh
scued miners. She joukit back roond the biggin, revoltit be him,
6 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
t for the Edwart ane tae gang-roond aw thae fremmit kintras, haei
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Weill, weill, weill, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ian, an anither defiant rally roond the reid baunner i Morningsid
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Potemkin Pairty, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
wee bittie closer, or popped roond the back o the village for a
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Great Divide, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
trauchles tae get their heids roond this (“They votit! They dec
1 matches

Ewen, Allan The Blin Man an the Man Wha Couldna See, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
-makar, weaver o dreams an aw-roond soond lad an freind o The Sai
1 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt Ane: Janus leuks back, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
h I lik tae think I swung her roond tae votin Aye. At onie rate,
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
t bairns an eddicational tour roond the hoose that wis thair hame
ose that wis thair hame. Gaun roond a corner, they cam face tae f
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
sales packman takin the gate roond maist o the shops in Scotland
1 matches

Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
lie-formed. Haein a guid luik roond aboot hissel, he didnae see a
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 106, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
kle swall o chynge in kintras roond aboot for Scotland no tae be
1 matches

@jax6754 tweeted
sage is "Panto season is just roond the corner!"??. Happy weekend(2015) search twitter

@Chazzbat tweeted
e. He phones. Sys he can come roond noo, then soonds pit oot that(2020) search twitter

@DABArbuckle tweeted
ma airms aroond a Tory. Richt roond its throat.(2020) search twitter
rue Bob. I cannae get ma heid roond the fact that yon bag o shite(2020) search twitter

@MizLiot tweeted
through her heart and garlic roond her neck tae make sure she ne (2021) twitter link

@ThonJacobite tweeted
Managed nine and a hauf miles roond the Kelpies and ootlyin area. (2021) twitter link

@kennethbryce184 tweeted
get knocked oot in the first roond lol (2021) twitter link
1 m8 al b walking ma dug shep roond the park lol (2020) twitter link
@EdinburghLive_ ffs - rally roond n pay his fine - typical pol (2020) twitter link
is beemin when the scots came roond - o happy days (2020) twitter link
ight for dream toppin n al po roond lol (2021) twitter link
and 5 other occurrences.


Rebecca, Casey and Stephen The Baby Dragon, the Wolves and the Lassies, (Scots Hoose 2017) Doric, weans
e day as Rebecca wis wanderin roond the gairden she saw whit look
1 matches

Crawford, Jack The Pluffer, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
a pea at his heid. He turned roond and I got him in the lug. Fan
class and the teacher turned roond and said "gi me that pen it
2 matches

Harvey, Lewis Crash, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
So a trailed ma feet roond the corridor. A thocht a wid
ful she wis. They then turned roond and telt the heidie that she
2 matches

Johnston, Shaun The Forkie Gollach, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
ckit wi fit a said. He turned roond wi a glower and started tae s
in the car and drove me richt roond tae the mannie’s shop. She
2 matches

Uri, Antonia Naewey tae bide, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
for a fact that mony fowk fae roond aboot the North-East nou see
1 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Furst Time, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
anger A ivvir met on ma paper roond in big hooses.
1 matches

@Doric_Bananaman tweeted
ionately ken’t as ‘Bunksy’ roond e’ toon(2019) search twitter
n squirrel dunce is a belter, roond the haaal twice and oot the b(2015) search twitter
ah hear yi'v 'em in abundance roond yer gaff?(2015) search twitter

@FaeFoggie tweeted
lichbck Neist time. Bosies aa roond(2020) search twitter
@Kennysc89883981 My femily roond cove Wye hiv a collie. Bonnie(2020) search twitter
If I'm nippin roond till I shoppie. Is it ok to w(2021) search twitter

@beast_afc tweeted
Lost ma v plates roond the back o peep peeps. #happy(2020) search twitter
@gdwood01 I'll be roond tae pick up me lunch then(2020) search twitter
Fit y roond?(2020) search twitter

@fittiecrooners tweeted
ndy net & fishing rod the day roond the corner fae ma hoose in Fi(2016) search twitter
uses fer a pensioners day oot roond the distilleries? Likely a he(2017) search twitter
Back hame fae ma trip roond the country & took in yon Bra(2017) search twitter
he nicht and fit dis she turn roond and say! Yer an archaeologist(2020) search twitter
ie bar closed, canna even wak roond the squares in the village wi(2020) search twitter
and 1 other occurrences.


Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000 ISBN: 978-0953156412) Orkney - Hackland, prose
eemie stated, "wae'll tak her roond here on the on page 15
ae id fixed but hid never got roond tae id." on page 20
Hid fleytered roond his ankles, on page 38
Hid tottered roond on swayan legs, on page 40
n hid is a trachle that comes roond every eer, on page 86
Also on pages 96
6 matches

Miller, Alison Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Orkney, poetry
Tae see him struttin roond in his short breeks, on page 39
tuk a walk doon tae the auld roond kirk on page 42

2 matches

Parkin, Hazel Seven Year O Yule Days, (H and M Parkins 2002 ISBN: 978-0954363505) Orkney, poetry
feet gaed like queeksilver as roond the floor we pranced. on page 3
k-seat driver and he's nearly roond the bend. on page 7
een on and, as the claes spun roond, on page 12
He chased him roond the middeen, till the poor bu on page 13
or owld Grandad near half wey roond the bend. on page 14
Also on pages 16, 18, 24, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 46, 50, 52, 55, 58, 59, 60, 61, 65, 70, 74, 77, 81, 83
37 matches

Hall, Simon W. Tame Hogmanay, (Brisk Northerly 2017) Orkney, blog
ht happen. When Hogmanay came roond there wis a mixture o trepida
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. New Lambs, Owld Stone, (Brisk Northerly 2017) Orkney, blog
ents o blue whin that lie aal roond the site. In the corner o me
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. Bonny Isle o Sanday, (Brisk Northerly 2016) Orkney, blog
nger Emma on a scheduled walk roond Spurness, whar sheu shows us
lder. Migrant goldcrests flit roond the geo in the morning sun
2 matches

Hall, Simon W. The Boy That Lived - Chapter Wan, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, prose
seen. Then he jerked his heid roond tae luk again. There wis a ta
ked back. As Mr Dursley drove roond the corner an up the road, he
2 matches

Lamb, Gregor Lamb’s Tales, (The Orkney Dictionary 2005) Orkney, prose
ellt me thit the car wis just roond the corner and tae go and sit
!’ he said, ‘Ah’ll turn roond.’
2 matches

@peediepuss tweeted
me indeed. Heup hid disno com roond again. Surely no..wance bitte (2020) twitter link


MacInnes, Morag Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
fur spoots, an trip, an caper roond? on page 21

1 matches

Johnson, Laureen Alice's Adventirs in Wonderlaand, (Evertype 2012 ISBN: 978-1782010081) Shetland - Voe, prose
t oot a race-coorse, a kind o roond shape, ("da exact shape doesn on page 27
un athin him), an haandit dem roond for prizes. Dey wir exactly e on page 28
s lookin doon at her wi grett roond een, an reckin oot ee paa, pe on page 41
anunder da whalp's feet, ran roond da tistle ageen; dan da whalp on page 42
im; an seein as he wis fairly roond, shö fan dis braaly hard ta on page 52
Also on pages 56, 100, 109
8 matches

Greig, Charles A Shetland Bible, (Saint Andrew Press 2009 ISBN: 978-0715209158) Shetland - Lerwick, prose
Jesus said ta da fock roond aboot, 'Whit's come o da rest on page 127

1 matches

Sutherland, Hazel Biggin Da Dess, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
fore da haands a da clock wan roond ta ten, Dad wid be oot in da
hard wid; no square peg in a roond hole for me but fashioned nea
2 matches

De Luca, Christine Dodie's Phenomenal Pheesic, (Shetland For Wirds 2008) Shetland, weans
An in, as weel, gud a muckle roond box o POODER. Hit wis caa’e
Dey wir a roond cairdboard box markit FLECH P
2 matches

Sinclair, James Makkin Hame, (Shetland For Wirds 2018) Shetland, poetry
meids as da mirkenin fell aw roond. Jamsie
As shu swang roond, he felt trowe his feet
we'll be roond da ness in a minute ur twa.'
3 matches

Sandison, Iris Da Tree Peerie Grice, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, weans
ce yon wye, so he took a turn roond da back o da hoose, ta see if
1 matches

Jamieson, Robert Alan Frisk Waatir Troot, (Shetland For Wirds 2007) Shetland, poetry
roond an aroond Melbie logh.
1 matches

@helenmoncrieff tweeted
I didna get roond to takkin up my totties last (2016) search twitter
I'm sailin roond da edge o da world damorn on (2013) search twitter
I canna get my head roond dat Kris Kristofferson is goi(2013) search twitter


Curran, Doug Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Galloway, poetry
roond the bleezin fire. on page 16

1 matches

Wilson, Rab Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009 ISBN: 978-1906817053) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
roond its shooders, on page 169

1 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015 ISBN: 978-1782010876) Southern - Borders, prose
roond an aboot she saw maps an piet on page 9
There were doors aw roond th hall, but they were aw loc on page 10
afore," said Ahlice), an tied roond th neck o th bottle was a pap on page 12
is ower!", an they aw crooded roond eet, puggled, an askin, "But on page 26
t intae eet), an haunded them roond as prizes. There was exactly on page 27
Also on pages 34, 35, 39, 40, 41, 50, 54, 56, 58, 59, 63, 66, 70, 71, 77, 78, 81, 84, 86, 89, 99, 107, 108, 112, 121, 123
41 matches

Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
republicanism cuid juist bei roond the nixt corner, fur aa on hu
r it the fit o Deanburnhaugh, roond aboot the samen tyme is Mark,
tyme the ootbye Post gaed hir roond. Ay, Geordie wis ae keen danc
dae) an thit hei cuid gan roond wi Geordie is hei checkit his
the wheen, kinda sma haudins, roond
21 matches

@jamie_ginger tweeted
world gane by and hev a look roond aboot is. 27 folk in the bar.(2019) search twitter
A jist ka get ma heed roond why folk like spaghetti. What(2019) search twitter
@StuMcCulloch yir roond. #butwheyisgettingthedrinksin(2012) search twitter


Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
An birls it roond his wrist on page 32
Roond tha fiel that day. on page 35
roond fameeliar spaces, on page 46
Tha Mournes birlin roond his heid; on page 53

6 matches

Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
An gathered roond tha stove on page 18
creepin, lurkin, skuttles roond, on page 36
Scrap thon roond on page 43
An woollen blanket swaddled roond, on page 50

5 matches

@the_gellick tweeted
pes, would gar your heid birl roond. (2014) twitter link
26 @JBrokenshire I'll hae him roond for a feed o champ an a hauf- (2016) twitter link
I cannae get my heid roond it ava: can you no aa gie ove (2014) twitter link

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