A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of agnes 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.

agnes (0) - 16 occurrences
ages (1) - 79 occurrences
aines (1) - 2 occurrences
agness (1) - 2 occurrences
agnew (1) - 1 occurrences
anes (1) - 127 occurrences
gies (2) - 231 occurrences
aces (2) - 1 occurrences
enes (2) - 2 occurrences
ges (2) - 1 occurrences
sages (2) - 1 occurrences
ane (2) - 1193 occurrences
runes (2) - 2 occurrences
vines (2) - 1 occurrences
goes (2) - 193 occurrences

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