Last modified on 17 July 2010, at 20:25

Talk:Moon

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EnglishEdit

Is it more proper to capitalize the Moon when speaking about the Earth's moon? Wiktionary has entries for both, as proper nouns, but doesn't specify which is more proper. 24.29.238.60 06:09, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

"The Sun", "The Moon"; "a sun", "a moon". The capitalised form is explicitly preferred in virtually all older and most newer style books. There might be some who consider it old-fashioned. DCDuring TALK 15:28, 16 January 2009 (UTC)

Family namesEdit

I don't know what policy would say, but would it be possible to mention that Moon is a family name in both English and Korean? This came up since the word Moonie uses this entry as a derivation. Of course that word has nothing to do with the Earth's moon. Redddogg 14:48, 15 July 2010 (UTC)

That makes sense to me. I don't know how to add a derivation however.