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Thai / ไทยEdit

Was already in the template, is something wrong? --Kempm 10:07, 2 December 2006 (UTC)
  • The name in the template is หน้าหลัก but the language name is ไทย
Ok sorry, I copy and pasted what you wrote, hope it is correct now. --Kempm 07:48, 2 January 2007 (UTC)


I want to do editing of this template.... --kahusi - (Talk) 21:06:53, 2005-08-06 (UTC)

Please describe in detail what you want to modify, or place a copy of your changes here. - UtherSRG 13:13, 8 August 2005 (UTC)

OK. I paste below.

<span lang="bg">[[Български|Български]]</span> |
<span lang="br">[[Degemer|Brezhoneg]]</span> |
<span lang="de">[[Hauptseite|Deutsch]]</span> |
<span lang="el">[[Κύρια Σελίδα|Ελληνικά]]</span> |
<span lang="ang">[[Héafodsíde|Eald Englisc]]</span> |
<span lang="en">[[Main Page|English]]</span> |
<span lang="es">[[Portada|Español]]</span> |
<span lang="eo">[[Ĉefpaĝo|Esperanto]]</span> |
<span lang="fa">[[صفحه‌ی اصلی|فارسی]]</span> |
<span lang="fr">[[Accueil|Français]]</span> |
<span lang="gl">[[Portada galega|Galego]]</span> |
<span lang="zh-yue">[[玄關|廣東話]]</span> |
<span lang="ko">[[대문|한국어]]</span> |
<span lang="it">[[Pagina principale|Italiano]]</span> |
<span lang="he">[[עמוד ראשי|עברית]]</span> |
<span lang="nl">[[Hoofdpagina|Nederlands]]</span> |
<span lang="ja">[[メインページ|日本語]]</span> |
<span lang="pa">[[ਮੁੱਖ ਪੰਨਾ |ਪੰਜਾਬੀ]]</span> |
<span lang="pl">[[Strona główna|Polska]]</span> |
<span lang="pt">[[Página principal|Português]]</span> |
<span lang="ro">[[Pagina principală|Română]]</span> |
<span lang="sk">[[Hlavná stránka|Slovenčina]]</span> |
<span lang="sr">[[Главна страна|Српски]]</span> |
<span lang="sv">[[Huvudsida|Svenska]]</span> |
<span lang="tr">[[Türkçe|Türkçe]]</span> |
<span lang="zh-Hans">[[首页|简体中文]]</span> |
<span lang="zh-Hant">[[主頁|正體中文]]</span> |
[{{SERVER}}{{localurl:Template:Languages|action=edit}} +/-]

This is the order of alphabets to be based on a local language. --kahusi - (Talk) 17:47:12, 2005-08-08 (UTC)

Please add [[Etusivu|Suomi]] for the Finnish Main Page I just made. –Vzb83 10:17, 10 August 2005 (UTC)

An Indonesian main page has been created at [[Halaman Utama|Bahasa Indonesia]]. Please add this. Thanks! Hayabusa future 02:46, 19 October 2005 (UTC)


Please change Polska (name of country) into Polski (name of language). Compare: commons:Template:Lang-mp. en:user:Kotasik

done Lycaon 14:02, 17 December 2005 (UTC)


Could the Welsh language page be added please. The page is Hafan and the language is Cymraeg: [[Hafan|Cymraeg]]


done Lycaon 22:56, 24 December 2005 (UTC)


Could someone replace [[Forsíða|Faroese]] with [[Forsíða|Føroyskt]]. Quackor 16:15, 14 January 2006 (UTC)

done — Lycaon 16:22, 14 January 2006 (UTC)

Main page in Croatian has been created at [[Glavna stranica|Hrvatski]] (lang="hr"). Could someone add it please? Thanks! --E.coli 22:35, 29 January 2006 (UTC)

done — Lycaon 09:42, 30 January 2006 (UTC)


Please add, Breton language. I've just translated the Main page. The name is Degemer (Main Page) and the language is Brezhoneg (Breton). Thanks. --Fulup 19:36, 20 April 2006 (UTC)

done — Lycaon 20:46, 24 April 2006 (UTC)


Please add Russian language.

Thank you. --Jaroslavleff 23:10, 22 April 2006 (UTC)

done -- Lycaon 00:47, 23 April 2006 (UTC)


Please, add catalan:

--Pepetps 18:33, 24 April 2006 (UTC)

  • done — Lycaon 20:45, 24 April 2006 (UTC)

Ripuarian / KölschEdit

please add:

 <span lang="ksh">[[Houpsigk|Ripoarisch/Kölsch]]</span> | 

-- Purodha Blissenbach 15:23, 16 May 2006 (UTC)


Please, add Bosnian language:

Thank you. --Demicx 00:12, 3 November 2006 (UTC)

Done Open2universe 02:00, 3 November 2006 (UTC)


Please, add Slovene languaga:

  • Main page: Glavna stran
  • Language code: sl
  • Languaga name: Slovenščina

Grettings, --Mihael Simonič 15:43, 9 December 2006 (UTC)

Thanks! --Mihael Simonič 15:54, 9 December 2006 (UTC)


Please, add Slovak language:

Thank you very much. --Wizzard 21:41, 24 January 2007 (UTC)

done (i guess) Lycaon 21:51, 24 January 2007 (UTC)
Thank you very much! :) --Wizzard 21:54, 24 January 2007 (UTC)


I noticed that some languages are not sorted in alphabetical order (for example Slovenčina | Српски/Srpski | Slovenščina). I also think that it is no reason to lock this page. --Wizzard 15:37, 25 January 2007 (UTC)

Czech (language of Czechia)Edit

Please, add czech language (Czechia or Czech Republic):

The text of the czech Version I posted here: User:Nolanus/Hlavní strana. I have already make the template forthe czech version too.

Thanks! --Nolanus 01:48, 2 February 2007 (UTC)

Done Lycaon 22:52, 2 February 2007 (UTC)
Thanks!:)) --Nolanus 22:59, 2 February 2007 (UTC)

Strona głównaEdit

Don't know why, but for some reasons the main page for Polish language (Strona główna) does not load properly on Firefox ( - it is being redirected to page Strona_g_wna. If I manually enter the address http://species.wikimedia.org/wiki/Strona_główna then it is being redirected to page Strona g³ówna.

I have tested it on IE (7) and it worked fine.

Is it problem with the browser (commons:Strona główna and meta:Strona główna are working fine) or the wikispecies? 13:47, 23 April 2007 (UTC)


Please, add Ukrainian language.

Thank you. --AS 16:24, 13 May 2007 (UTC)

Done Open2universe 00:54, 18 May 2007 (UTC)
Thank you! -- 15:09, 18 May 2007 (UTC)

Norwegian languageEdit

Please add the Norwegian language to the template (Hovedside. --Lipothymia 08:47, 21 May 2007 (UTC)


Magyar is legyen!!! mert ez így nem jó...

ik ben het volledig met u eens. Lycaon 23:25, 25 May 2007 (UTC)

Aragonese / AragonésEdit

Please, add the Aragonese language:

  • Main page: Portalada
  • Language code: an
  • Language name: Aragonés

Thanks in advance. --Estrolicador 03:48, 9 July 2007 (UTC)

Done -- Lycaon 17:58, 12 July 2007 (UTC)

Basque / EuskaraEdit

Basque Main Page done:

  • Main Page: Azala
  • Language code: eu
  • Language name: Euskara

Please add it to the template. Thanks. - Keta 09:20, 28 August 2007 (UTC)

  Done Lycaon 20:37, 31 August 2007 (UTC)


Icelandic (Íslenska) is now Forsíða and Føroyskt is now Savn --Steinninn 05:38, 29 August 2007 (UTC)

  Done Lycaon 20:37, 31 August 2007 (UTC)
OK, that was not nice, Forsíða is the faroese name for Main Page, i have now moved the Icelandic main page to Forsíða/Is while the faroese is at Forsíða/Fo, could you make these changes plz. Quackor 09:03, 2 September 2007 (UTC)
Sorry. I'm going to have to bother you again, the Føroysk users weren't to happy about the change. Apparently forsíða means the same thing in Icelandic and Foroysk. So we decided to split them by using Forsíða/is and Forsíða/Fo. Could you update this template? --Steinninn 00:58, 4 September 2007 (UTC)
Hello, the link for the Icelandic version still links to the disambiguous page please change to Forsíða (íslenska), thanks, --birdy (:> )=| 15:56, 14 October 2007 (UTC)
  Done -- Dario and Mario 01:54, 5 December 2007 (UTC)

Simple EnglishEdit

Put simple english on the list a page has been created --Z 22:58, 14 October 2007 (UTC)

The Main Page needs more information, before it gets added. Thanks. -- Dario and Mario 16:38, 7 December 2007 (UTC)
  Done -- Dario and Mario 15:18, 9 December 2007 (UTC)

Source changeEdit

Could the page be changed to remove the following line:

[http://species.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Template:Languages&action=edit +/-]

The page is protected and only admins can edit it, which makes the whole idea of 'add a language' pointless ;). Thanks, Mønobi 01:45, 19 December 2007 (UTC)

  Done -- Dario and Mario 15:55, 19 December 2007 (UTC)
Thanks. Mønobi 23:57, 19 December 2007 (UTC)

New LanguageEdit

A Volapük main page has been added (Cifapad). Could you please add Volapük to the languages template? Thanks! --Smeira 12:23, 23 December 2007.

  Done -- Dario and Mario 18:10, 23 December 2007 (UTC)


Admins, please add Quechua:

[[Qhapaq p'anqa|Runa Simi]]       |

Thanks. --AlimanRuna 10:22, 25 January 2008 (UTC)

  Done--Open2universe | Talk 18:39, 26 January 2008 (UTC)


Hi, please add Venetian, native name Veneto. Here is the main page: Pazina prinzipal. Thanks. Cocal 18:25, 27 January 2008 (UTC)

  Done --Open2universe | Talk 13:28, 28 January 2008 (UTC)


Please add, Occitan language. I've just translated the Main page. The name is Acuèlh (Main Page) and the language is Occitan. Thanks. -- 16:22, 12 May 2008 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 02:26, 14 June 2008 (UTC)


Can you please add a link to Tagalog? The page is in Unang Pahina. Thanks. Felipe Aira 02:29, 28 June 2008 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 02:56, 19 July 2008 (UTC)


the word "Arabic" is not supposed to be written in English, just in Arabic itself. daniel B 15:04, 17 July 2008 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 02:56, 19 July 2008 (UTC)


I translated english main page to hungarian, please add to the list, thanks!

  • Main page : Kezdőlap
  • Code : hu
  • Language name : magyar

~ Boro 08:27, 20 July 2008 (UTC)

  Done. Please check the template to ensure accuracy. OhanaUnitedTalk page 01:12, 21 July 2008 (UTC)

Good, thanks! :) ~ Boro 09:01, 21 July 2008 (UTC)

macedonian languageEdit

Please add link to macedonian language. I want to start translate in macedonian.

Best regards. --Brest 00:15, 15 September 2008 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 23:24, 15 September 2008 (UTC)
Thank you very much. Please one more thing, change the first letter of local language name to capital, i.e.
  • Local language name = Македонски

take care of cyrilic script, just copy the word above. Thank.--Brest 10:37, 16 September 2008 (UTC)

Can ,,macedonian" start with a capital letter, as in other languages, please? 12:36, 16 September 2008 (UTC)
  Done Didn't realize there's a difference when I first saw it. Please remember to refresh your browser to clear up the cache to see the update. OhanaUnitedTalk page 12:43, 16 September 2008 (UTC)


Turkish isn't linked properly, only via a redirect. It should be linked to "Ana Sayfa" - MPF 19:32, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 12:53, 11 March 2009 (UTC)

Marathi languageEdit

Please add link to Marathi language. I want to start translate in Marathi.

Creation of this page is being informed at Marathi Language Wikipedian community at Marathi WIkipedia and on email list. (Completion of translation with checks will take aproximately three weeks including check up .Since most of Marathi Language Users studying Biology at university level knows english well part of the main page may retain english language depending on discussions to take place with experts from Biologists with Marathi Language background,Thanks for co-operation)

Thanks and Regards Mahitgar 07:09, 20 June 2009 (UTC)


Please add:

[[Esileht|Eesti]]               |

Thank you! 10:50, 1 August 2009 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 18:33, 1 August 2009 (UTC)

Tiếng ViệtEdit

Please add:

[[Trang Chính|Tiếng Việt]]       |

Thanks! --minhhuy*= 11:16, 18 January 2010 (UTC)

  Done Rocket000 11:46, 18 January 2010 (UTC)


Please add:

[[Hauptsyte|Alemannisch]]               |

Thanks, --Holder 12:53, 25 January 2010 (UTC) |

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 01:25, 26 January 2010 (UTC)
Thank you very much. Could you please change the link to Houptsyte, because this is the Alemannic default name for "main page" from translatewiki. --Holder 04:51, 26 January 2010 (UTC)
  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 03:25, 2 January 2011 (UTC)

change vecEdit

Ciao! Please, can you change from [[Pàxena prinçipałe|Veneto]] to [[Pajina prinsipałe|Veneto]]? Thanks. Candalua (talk) 19:14, 3 May 2010 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 03:25, 2 January 2011 (UTC)

main page frr (Nordfriisk)Edit

Please add Nordfriisk . Thank you! --Murma174 (talk) 18:46, 30 December 2010 (UTC)

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 03:25, 2 January 2011 (UTC)

Main page request (Tamil)Edit

Please add Tamil. Language code ta. Thank you. --Surya Prakash.S.A. (talk) 15:08, 4 June 2011 (UTC)

  Done Please verify that the language name is correct. OhanaUnitedTalk page 14:39, 5 June 2011 (UTC)
Thank you. All is well. :) --Surya Prakash.S.A. (talk) 09:20, 6 June 2011 (UTC)


Please add:

[[Hauptseiten|Boarisch]]               |

Thanks,Mucalexx (talk) 11:49, 14 July 2011 (UTC) |

  Done OhanaUnitedTalk page 23:12, 14 July 2011 (UTC)


Please add: [[Прима паӂина|молдовеняскэ]] Thanks! --Node ue (talk) 19:32, 13 September 2011 (UTC)

  Done Koumz (talk) 19:49, 13 September 2011 (UTC)


Please add: [[Pela Seri|Zazaki]] Thanks! --Erdemaslancan (talk) 09:43, 16 July 2012 (UTC)

  Done Koumz (talk) 13:38, 18 July 2012 (UTC)

Sinhala (si)Edit

Please add [[මුල් පිටුව|සිංහල]] Singhalawap (talk) 07:51, 14 February 2013 (UTC)

Add old English pleaseEdit

Hi could someone one add old English with the main page name being called Hēafodsīde please 21:24, 28 March 2013 (UTC)

To addEdit

Hindi and Marathi हिन्द/hi and हिन्द/mr. —Justin (koavf)TCM 18:05, 17 October 2014 (UTC)

Correction: Hindi is: हिन्दी भाषा and Marathi is मराठी भाषा.☆★Sanjeev Kumar (talk) 05:41, 19 October 2014 (UTC)

Please change [[玄關|廣東話]] into [[玄關|粵語]]Edit

The right name of Yue Chinese (zh-yue) is "粵語" instead of "廣東話". So, please change [[玄關|廣東話]] into [[玄關|粵語]].-- 14:26, 8 February 2015 (UTC)

This seems to be a complicated issue, since both spelling seems to be used, according to Yue Chinese? Dan Koehl (talk) 07:26, 9 February 2015 (UTC)
Both terms are equally acceptable. Leave it as it is. OhanaUnitedTalk page 12:50, 18 April 2015 (UTC)

Main page in Norwegian (bokmål no)Edit

Hi I have made an attempt to make a new main page in norsk bokmål (bokmaal). Can you please add it? Amdb73 (talk) 12:50, 17 April 2015 (UTC)

add odia/oriyaEdit

Add for Odia language (ଓଡ଼ିଆ). Code -or. Main page ପ୍ରଧାନ ପୃଷ୍ଠା.--Shiti (talk) 18:08, 1 May 2015 (UTC)

  Done, @ଶିତିକଣ୍ଠ ଦାଶ:. Dan Koehl (talk) 18:16, 1 May 2015 (UTC)

Thank you @Dan Koehl:. Would you please modify it to [[ପ୍ରଧାନ ପୃଷ୍ଠା|ଓଡ଼ିଆ]]. ପ୍ରଧାନ ପୃଷ୍ଠା means 'Main page' and tha language is 'ଓଡ଼ିଆ'. Thanks again.--Shiti (talk) 07:32, 2 May 2015 (UTC)

  Done, I hope I did it right now, please confirm @ଶିତିକଣ୍ଠ ଦାଶ: that its correct. Dan Koehl (talk) 09:07, 2 May 2015 (UTC)
Yes, this is correct. Thank you @Dan Koehl:. --Shiti (talk) 12:34, 2 May 2015 (UTC)

Georgian / ქართულიEdit

Please add Georgian Language--David1010 (talk) 15:38, 2 July 2015 (UTC)

  Done. Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 17:49, 18 August 2015 (UTC).

North Frisian / NordfriiskEdit

Please replace the line [[Hoodsid|Nordfriisk]] | by [[Hoodsidj|Nordfriisk]] |. At the moment Hoodsid redirects to Hoodsidj. Thank you. --Murma174 (talk) 14:36, 18 August 2015 (UTC)

  Done. Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 17:44, 18 August 2015 (UTC).

Please add Sicilianu (scn)Edit

Hello the Wikispecies staff,

Could you please add "scn" to this template?

Main Page/scn is the Sicilian language version (language code is scn and language name is sicilianu).

Many thanks in advance.

Have a good day!

--Sarvaturi (talk) 13:42, 3 October 2015 (UTC)

  Done. Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 08:18, 4 October 2015 (UTC).
Very good. Thank you! --Sarvaturi (talk) 22:55, 4 October 2015 (UTC)

Hindi and Marathi?Edit

मुखपृष्ठ/hi - Hindi (code is hi and language name is हिन्दी)
मुखपृष्ठ/mr - Marathi (code is mr and language name is मराठी)

Aryamanarora (talk) 18:04, 16 November 2015 (UTC)

  Done. Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 04:27, 17 November 2015 (UTC).


गृह पृष्ठ - Nepali (code is ne and language name is नेपाली) Can you just add this language. BRPever (talk) 09:17, 19 December 2015 (UTC)

  Done. Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 10:24, 19 December 2015 (UTC).
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