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 alan 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.

alan (0) - 51 occurrences
alaen (1) - 1 occurrences
aran (1) - 5 occurrences
alana (1) - 12 occurrences
alans (1) - 2 occurrences
flan (1) - 3 occurrences
alen (1) - 1 occurrences
alban (1) - 3 occurrences
alang (1) - 607 occurrences
plan (1) - 137 occurrences
aln (1) - 1 occurrences
alane (1) - 138 occurrences
alyn (1) - 1 occurrences
lan (1) - 88 occurrences
aan (1) - 1 occurrences

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