A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of arm 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.

arm (0) - 26 occurrences
warm (1) - 180 occurrences
art (1) - 50 occurrences
amm (1) - 1 occurrences
airm (1) - 163 occurrences
aem (1) - 1 occurrences
apm (1) - 1 occurrences
atm (1) - 3 occurrences
ars (1) - 1 occurrences
nrm (1) - 3 occurrences
erm (1) - 5 occurrences
arz (1) - 1 occurrences
are (1) - 2835 occurrences
ara (1) - 1 occurrences
ahm (1) - 92 occurrences

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