User talk:Lunaibis

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Again, welcome! Mglovesfun (talk) 15:39, 30 March 2010 (UTC)


It helps for creating plural entries. I will say though, when you use it IMO in the case of multiword plurals like entries you have made, it is often best to replace the ridiculously wikilinked headword with a simple use of {{head|en}}. User: PalkiaX50 talk to meh 17:39, 9 May 2013 (UTC)

Holy crap, that's useful. Thanks, I never would have found that myself! Lunaibis (talk) 17:52, 9 May 2013 (UTC)


In future, could you please specify the language of the term that you link to with the {{term}} template? So for English, use {{term|word|lang=en}}. —CodeCat 01:41, 10 May 2013 (UTC)

Absolutely! My bad. Lunaibis (talk) 13:18, 10 May 2013 (UTC)


Is this really pronounced with /iː/? —CodeCat 17:35, 10 May 2013 (UTC)

No it is not, it varies between /ɪ/ and /aɪ̯/. Thank you for pointing that out. Lunaibis (talk) 17:42, 10 May 2013 (UTC)