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English etymologies[edit]

You're doing some nice work with these. A couple of notes about our formatting, however. First, Old English words should link to a form without any diacritics. So, something like {{term|cnawan|cnāwan||lang=ang|to know}} (i.e. displaying "cnāwan," but linking "cnawan"). Also, any Gothic word should be in Gothic script, even a presumed one. If you don't know the Gothic script, just put {{rfscript|Gothic}} and someone will come along and add it. That's all I can think of for now, but I'm sure I'll be back to pester you later (you may want to check for edits by me or others to words you work on, to see what we're correcting). Anyway, you're doing a fine job. Cheers. -Atelaes λάλει ἐμοί 03:18, 31 March 2009 (UTC)

Please make certain that you do not engage in copyright violations as you add etymologies. I reverted the addition you made to flirt since it was a direct copy of the entry from the Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2001 Douglas Harper. — Carolina wren discussió 20:18, 5 April 2009 (UTC)

Section ordering[edit]

Please note that interwiki links (such as [[vi:mis-]] should always come at the very end of a page, after all language sections. When adding a language section, please place it ahead of these interwiki links. --EncycloPetey 02:51, 28 April 2009 (UTC)

Once more: Please add languages in alphabetical order. If you cannot do this, then please tag them for cleanup. --EncycloPetey 02:58, 5 May 2009 (UTC)


Just make sure they're listed only in the inflection line, not in the article title itself; see Wiktionary:About Old English#Diacritical marks. --Ivan Štambuk 12:32, 25 May 2009 (UTC)

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