User talk:Erutuon

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Again, welcome! Thanks for the fixes to {{grc-decl-3rd-ευς}}. Any questions on Ancient Greek on Wiktionary, or anything else about the project, feel quite free to ask. -Atelaes λάλει ἐμοί 23:32, 20 February 2009 (UTC)


It is a waste of screen space to have such encyclopedic information. Please come up with classes that have fewer members or with links to WP articles that contain the information, perhaps WP category pages. DCDuring TALK 23:27, 30 August 2010 (UTC)

Sorry. I have no vested interest in lists of chemical elements. I just figured that if someone went to the work of creating a long list, we may as well preserve it. Perhaps it would be better to move it to the transition metal entry or something. Erutuon 00:23, 31 August 2010 (UTC)
I'm sure the "work" consisted of cutting and pasting from a list, possibly already in a wiki format, with brackets and punctuation. In any event, I "hid" it under {{rel-top}}. It may be that all of or our semantic relations (possibly excepting synonyms) should be so hidden in its entirety. On long entries, some of us wonder whether monolingual English users especially manage to find their way through long entries with multiple Etymology and Part of speech sections. Non-English and multilingual users are necessarily more accustomed to paging down or using the ToC. DCDuring TALK 00:34, 31 August 2010 (UTC)

Old French[edit]

Hi, if you have the time and the competence, please have a look at Category:Old French terms needing attention. There are parallel categories for Middle French and Anglo-Norman. Also things like Category:Requests for etymology (Old French) and Category:Requests for pronunciation (Old French). Cheers, Mglovesfun (talk) 11:11, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

Arabic diacritics[edit]

Thanks for adding them, but note that compound Arabic diacritics (such as shadda-fatHa) can’t be added. Compound Arabic diacritics are incompatible with our software, and they always get saved in the wrong order. There is a way around this problem, but it is somewhat complicated, so it’s best to just add shadda or fatHa/kasra/dhamma, but not both (normally choose the shadda). Also, I would not put a sukun on a final consonant, because final consonants do get vowels under various conditions and environments. —Stephen (Talk) 03:10, 19 September 2011 (UTC)