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*'''3rd''' — if there is a [[:Category:Wikipedia|Wikipedia]] article on the language, write the article's name if it doesn't end with "language".
 
*'''3rd''' — if there is a [[:Category:Wikipedia|Wikipedia]] article on the language, write the article's name if it doesn't end with "language".
 
;Usage
 
;Usage
<code><nowiki>{{LanguageCategory|</nowiki>''<nowiki>code|native language translation</nowiki>''<nowiki>}}</nowiki></code><br>
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<code><nowiki>{{UserLanguageCategory|</nowiki>''<nowiki>code|native language translation</nowiki>''<nowiki>}}</nowiki></code><br>
*two-input one-language output example:  <code><nowiki>{{LanguageCategory|es|no}}</nowiki></code>
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*two-input one-language output example:  <code><nowiki>{{UserLanguageCategory|es|no}}</nowiki></code>
 
::which displays at the top of the page:
 
::which displays at the top of the page:
 
:::The people in this [[Special:Categories|category]] listed below speak '''[[:Category:Spanish|Spanish]]'''.
 
:::The people in this [[Special:Categories|category]] listed below speak '''[[:Category:Spanish|Spanish]]'''.
*two-input two-language output example:  <code><nowiki>{{LanguageCategory|sv|Dessa användare pratar '''svenska'''.}}</nowiki></code>
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*two-input two-language output example:  <code><nowiki>{{UserLanguageCategory|sv|Dessa användare pratar '''svenska'''.}}</nowiki></code>
 
::which displays at the top of the page:
 
::which displays at the top of the page:
 
:::Dessa användare pratar '''svenska'''.
 
:::Dessa användare pratar '''svenska'''.

Revision as of 20:05, 24 September 2012

This user language template renders the appropriate page display in the 'mother' language categories of Category:Wiki People by Language. This template has either two or three input requirements (the third being optional).

  • 1st — the language abbreviation, see Template:Language
  • 2nd — translation of "These users speak (language)"; no if English
  • 3rd — if there is a Wikipedia article on the language, write the article's name if it doesn't end with "language".
Usage

{{UserLanguageCategory|code|native language translation}}

  • two-input one-language output example: {{UserLanguageCategory|es|no}}
which displays at the top of the page:
The people in this category listed below speak Spanish.
  • two-input two-language output example: {{UserLanguageCategory|sv|Dessa användare pratar '''svenska'''.}}
which displays at the top of the page:
Dessa användare pratar svenska.
The people in this category listed below speak Swedish.
See also