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Levenshtein Distance

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

Closest Levenshtein neighbours of arnie in Corpus

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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 cause it to behave in an unpredictable manner).

arnie (0) - 4 occurrences
arnae (1) - 7 occurrences
barnie (1) - 1 occurrences
ernie (1) - 2 occurrences
arni (1) - 3 occurrences
arne (1) - 1 occurrences
sarnie (1) - 2 occurrences
argie (1) - 7 occurrences
annie (1) - 48 occurrences
maanie (2) - 9 occurrences
jannie (2) - 2 occurrences
jarvie (2) - 2 occurrences
addie (2) - 6 occurrences
genie (2) - 2 occurrences
airgie (2) - 1 occurrences

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