A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of airt 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.

airt (0) - 125 occurrences
sairt (1) - 1 occurrences
air (1) - 471 occurrences
aist (1) - 15 occurrences
airm (1) - 164 occurrences
mairt (1) - 5 occurrences
dirt (1) - 35 occurrences
hairt (1) - 206 occurrences
ait (1) - 108 occurrences
aire (1) - 53 occurrences
airs (1) - 7 occurrences
aint (1) - 12 occurrences
airnt (1) - 1 occurrences
fairt (1) - 11 occurrences
aert (1) - 25 occurrences

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