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 aye 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.

aye (0) - 3603 occurrences
ape (1) - 3 occurrences
kye (1) - 60 occurrences
awye (1) - 12 occurrences
ake (1) - 7 occurrences
ayq (1) - 1 occurrences
ayj (1) - 1 occurrences
aye' (1) - 1 occurrences
abe (1) - 3 occurrences
tye (1) - 3 occurrences
ae (1) - 2860 occurrences
ay (1) - 1326 occurrences
sye (1) - 2 occurrences
ayw (1) - 1 occurrences
ade (1) - 1 occurrences

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