A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

Enter a word to find nearest neighbouring words, for example sonsie

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of af in Corpus

The Levenshtein distance is the number of characters you have to replace, insert or delete to transform one word into another, its useful for detecting typos and alternative spellings if we're not happy with the standard spelling.
Here follows a list of the top fifteen nearest neighbour words to the search term, with the Levenshtein distance in brackets. You can click through to find all occurrences of that word to check usage (although I fear words with apostrophes will bugger it up.

af (0) - 13 occurrences
ff (1) - 2 occurrences
oaf (1) - 9 occurrences
cf (1) - 6 occurrences
ax (1) - 69 occurrences
alf (1) - 6 occurrences
at (1) - 10200 occurrences
am (1) - 959 occurrences
aj (1) - 5 occurrences
pf (1) - 4 occurrences
lf (1) - 4 occurrences
ay (1) - 1326 occurrences
ah (1) - 9900 occurrences
aif (1) - 5 occurrences
av (1) - 128 occurrences

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