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 amateur 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.

amateur (0) - 100 occurrences
amateurs (1) - 9 occurrences
trateur (2) - 1 occurrences
ameter (2) - 1 occurrences
mater (2) - 1 occurrences
amatuer (2) - 1 occurrences
aifter (3) - 105 occurrences
sma-er (3) - 1 occurrences
maer (3) - 3 occurrences
mature (3) - 9 occurrences
maner (3) - 2 occurrences
later (3) - 299 occurrences
attour (3) - 1 occurrences
meteor (3) - 1 occurrences
smaer (3) - 3 occurrences

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