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À propos this remark in the Noun section:[edit]

  1. (chiefly Canada, US) Punctuation mark ending a sentence or marking an abbreviation. [!-- What languages does this apply to? All? Or just most? Should it be ==Interlingual==? Do Sanskrit, Russian, Japanese, Chinese etc. use this punctuation? --]

That is not relevant. The "Language" category is about the language in which this punctuation mark is called a "period", not about the languages in which it is actually used. Compare to punt, punto or точка; the entries for these foreign names for the same punctuation mark are all marked with the language in which it's called thus. Fyrius 19:08, 23 November 2008 (UTC)

Just to answer the question, Russian does, but Sanskrit, Japanese, and Chinese do not. They have different symbols for this purpose. —Stephen 21:25, 23 November 2008 (UTC)
Further: We would have an entry for [[.]] but for the fact that software doesn't allow. The near-substitute for the entry at Appendix:Unsupported titles#. is marked "Translingual", which doesn't mean omnilingual. DCDuring TALK 23:57, 8 December 2008 (UTC)