User talk:Froaringus

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Again, welcome! Ultimateria (talk) 12:02, 2 June 2017 (UTC)


Thanks for adding Galician descendants! Just a note, please remember that only a direct descendant should be given, not one descended from a derived form, so at misceo, we should list mexer but not remexer (which is from remisceo). Thanks! —Μετάknowledgediscuss/deeds 14:52, 6 June 2017 (UTC)


We treat Galician-Portuguese as a synonym of Old Portuguese. You can find a language name’s synonyms at the data module page, like Module:languages/datax (which recognises "Galician-Portuguese", "Galician Portuguese", "Medieval Galician" as synonyms of "Old Portuguese"). If a source says a word is from Galician-Portuguese, there’s no problem in using {{inh|gl|roa-opt}}. — Ungoliant (falai) 21:06, 20 June 2017 (UTC)

Also on this topic, a quote from 1280 would belong in the corresponding Old Portuguese entry, wouldn't it? I ask because I'm actually not sure; I think we're a little inconsistent on this issue here. Ultimateria (talk) 08:53, 21 June 2017 (UTC)
Hi. Yes Galicia-Portuguese proper extends at least to 1300, but Galician-Portuguese was never an unified language, as it developed locally from Vulgar Latin in Galicia and N Portugal and from the beginning (Old) Galician and (Old) Portuguese are distinct varieties (and this distinction became so much more evident when Portuguese adopted the Occitan Spellings nh and lh). So, for example, a form as enxoyto in a Galician document of 1280, which can be categorized under the neutral Galician-Portuguese but maybe is not a direct ancestor of Portuguese enxuto, is essentially the same (and not an ancestor) of Modern Galician enxoito.--Froaringus (talk) 11:20, 21 June 2017 (UTC)


Ola, Froaringus. Dei contigo de casualidade a través da entrada sobre Esmorís. Eu edito principalmente na Wikipedia en galego, e estou a desenvolver o listado de topónimos maiores de Galicia, e na medida do posible incluíndo a etimoloxía. Podes botar un ollo neste listado. Se te animas a contribuír, sería fabuloso.

Un saúdo!! --Estevoaei (talk) 12:50, 21 November 2017 (UTC)


I have a question: what errors, if any, have you done with the entry aluscar? --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 20:23, 29 November 2017 (UTC)

@Lo Ximiendo: Oops! Several, my friend. Sorry, edit frenzy, I guess! --Froaringus (talk) 20:38, 29 November 2017 (UTC)

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Blank line at the end of Galician entries[edit]

Hello. First, let me thank you for adding all those Galician words to Appendix:Romance doublets!

I've noticed there's an annoying blank line at the bottom of many Galician entries, for example at trotar. I think that's due to a reference template, but I couldn't find it when I tried to fix it a few weeks ago. Could you have a look at it? --Per utramque cavernam 12:32, 7 June 2018 (UTC)

@Per_utramque_cavernam: It's weird. I'll look into it, thanks. --Froaringus (talk) 12:53, 7 June 2018 (UTC)
@Per_utramque_cavernam: Ok, I think I managed to solve it: I din't realise that I was putting an extra new line in some templates! --Froaringus (talk) 14:58, 7 June 2018 (UTC)


I added the Galician verb migrar, alongside its Catalan counterpart. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 21:23, 28 June 2018 (UTC)

P.S. When templates {{gl-verb}} and {{gl-conj-ar}} are used, picar yields *picei rather than piquei. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 23:42, 28 June 2018 (UTC)


I have a feeling, that the Galician verb distraer needs a different template than {{gl-conj (traer)}}. --Lo Ximiendo (talk) 00:48, 1 November 2018 (UTC)

@Lo Ximiendo Yep! Absolutely! :-) I'll watch into it... --Froaringus (talk) 11:09, 1 November 2018 (UTC)