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targe Corpus occurrences Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words1.7 1.9 0 0 0 0 6.5
Number of occurrences32 0 0 0 0 1
Number of authors2 1 1

Occurrences of targe in Corpus

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Lallans

McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
discarded. We chairged wi’ targe, sword an’ dirk. Cannister
but bayonets, overcame the targe,
2 matches

Ulster

McDonald, Fiona Frae Cowie's Cragg, (Ulster-Scots Academy Press 2021 ISBN: B0949GXX7K) Ulster, poetry
no lannit wi some oul targe. on page 3

1 matches

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