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 are 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.

are (0) - 2831 occurrences
arb (1) - 4 occurrences
ere (1) - 201 occurrences
sre (1) - 1 occurrences
ares (1) - 3 occurrences
ace (1) - 9 occurrences
ara (1) - 1 occurrences
gre (1) - 3 occurrences
fre (1) - 1 occurrences
ape (1) - 3 occurrences
sare (1) - 20 occurrences
ane (1) - 1193 occurrences
ware (1) - 9 occurrences
aro (1) - 1 occurrences
lare (1) - 4 occurrences

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