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This template generates definitions for abbreviations.


The following documentation is located at Template:abbreviation of/documentation. [edit]


Creates a definition line for an abbreviation.

Usage[edit]

# {{abbreviation of|מכל מקום|tr=mikól makóm|מִכָּל מָקוֹם|dot=:}} [[nevertheless]]

Parameters:[edit]

first unnamed parameter
the page to link to, of which the current entry is an abbreviation (mandatory)
second unnamed parameter
display form for the first parameter (optional)
third unnamed parameter
gloss (quick translation into English) of the first parameter (optional), for when the latter isn't English
tr
transliteration of the first parameter (optional), for when the latter isn't in the Latin script
dot
what should be displayed at the end instead of the default period (full stop)
nodot
Set this equal to anything (but the empty string) to override the default ending punctuation and display nothing at the end. However, the dot parameter overrides this.
sc
the (four-letter) code of the script the term is in
lang
the (two- or three-letter) code of the language the term is in (mandatory if not en)
nocap
Set this equal to anything (but the empty string) to override the default initial capitalization (Abbreviation) and display abbreviiation. However, the capparameter overrides this.
cap
Set this equal to a (or anything else) to override the default initial letter A and be displayed in its place.