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Dictionary entriesEdit

Request templates for dictionary entries in the main namespace. Optional parameters are placed between brackets; other parameters are mandatory. (See Wiktionary:Maintenance templates for additional information.)

Deletion and verificationEdit

  • {{delete|[reason]}} - Request for immediate deletion of mistakes, vandalism, and other garbage
  • {{rfd|language code|[reason]}} - Listed request for deletion of potentially encyclopedic or non-idiomatic terms
  • {{rfd-redundant|language code}} - Request for deletion of sense; the definition is redundant
  • {{rfv|language code|[reason]}} - Listed request for verification; entry is disputed at WT:RFV
  • {{rfv-etym|language code}} - Request for verification of etymology; the etymology is disputed at WT:RFV
  • {{rfv-pron|language code}} - Request for verification of pronunciation; the pronunciation is disputed at WT:RFV
  • {{rfv-quote|language code}} - Request for verification of a quotation; the quotation is disputed at WT:RFV
  • {{rfv-sense|language code}} - Request for verification of sense; the sense is disputed at WT:RFV

Language and translationsEdit

  • {{rfclarify|language code}} - Request for clarification of sense; the translation to English is imprecise
  • {{rfscript|language code|[sc=script code]}} - Request for foreign-language script
  • {{rftranslit|language code}} - Request for romanization (transliteration)

Information and cleanupEdit

  • {{beer|[reason]|[fragment=link text]}} - Page is under discussion in the Beer parlour
  • {{copyvio suspected}} - Request to verify whether included material violates copyright policy.
  • {{rfap|language code|[reason]}} - Request for audio pronunciation; an audio file is wanted
  • {{rfc|language code|[reason]}} - Request for cleanup; the article is not formatted well
  • {{rfdate|language code|[reason]}} - Request for date; the quotation lacks a date
  • {{rfdef|language code|[reason]}} - Request for definition; the entry lacks a definition
  • {{rfe|language code|[reason]}} - Request for etymology; the entry lacks an etymology
  • {{rfelite|language code|[reason]}} - A less intensive request for etymology
  • {{rfi|language code|[reason]}} - Request for supporting image or drawing
  • {{rfp|language code|[reason]}} - Request for pronunciation; the entry lacks a pronunciation (e.g. IPA)
  • {{tea room|[lang=language code]|[reason]|y=year|m=month name|[fragment=link text]}} - Entry is under discussion in the Tea Room

Other entriesEdit

Request templates for pages in other namespaces:

  • {{delete|[reason]}} - Request for immediate deletion of mistakes or vandalism
  • {{rfd|language code|[reason]}} - Request for deprecation of categories and templates or deletion of other pages

Table of templatesEdit

Template Aliases Description Categories Lang code in 1= Lang code in lang=
MW1913Abbr Link to Wiktionary:Abbreviated Authorities in Webster no no
Nuttall Notice of incorporation of text from 1907 Nuttall Encyclopedia
  • Nuttall Encyclopedia
no no
USRegionDisputed Disputing of US regional distribution for an English term
  • English terms with disputed US regional distribution
no no
Webster 1913 Unknown no no
ase-rfr Request for renaming of an ASL (American Sign Language) entry
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
no no
attention attn Request for attention
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
required no
beer Entry being discussed in the Beer Parlour
  • Tea room
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required no
broken ref Request for cleanup of broken ref
  • {{{cat}}}
    (if |cat= present; in all namespaces but MediaWiki)
  • Pages with incorrect ref formatting
    (if |cat= not present; in all namespaces but MediaWiki)
no no
checksense Request for allocation of synonyms/antonyms to senses
  • LANG terms needing to be assigned to a sense
required no
copyvio suspected Copyright violation suspected
  • Copyright violations suspected
    (in all namespaces)
no no
delete d, speedy Request for speedy deletion
  • Candidates for speedy deletion
    (in all namespaces)
no no
etystub Request for expansion of etymology
  • Requests for expansion of etymologies in LANG entries
required deprecated, warning issued
merge Request for merger
  • Pages to be merged
    (in all namespaces)
no no
missing template Request for template creation no no
move Request for move
  • Pages to be moved
    (in all namespaces)
no no
no inline Request for inline citation
  • Entries needing inline citations
no no
oed1923 Notice of incorporation of text from first-edition OED no no
rf-sound example Request for sound clip no no
rfap Request for audio pronunciation
  • Requests for audio pronunciation in LANG entries
  • rfap with variety
    (if |variety= is present, in all namespaces)
  • Requests for audio pronunciation from {{{variety}}} in LANG entries
    (if |variety= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfc Request for cleanup
  • Requests for cleanup in LANG entries
    (if |lang= is present and either main, Citations, Transwiki or Reconstruction namespaces)
  • Requests for cleanup/Others
    (if not main, Citations, Transwiki or Reconstruction namespaces)
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfc-auto Request for autoformat
  • Requests for autoformat
no no
rfc-header Request for cleanup of non-standard header (bot-added)
  • Entries with non-standard headers
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
required deprecated, warning issued
rfc-level Request for cleanup of entry with level or structure problems (bot-added)
  • Entries with level or structure problems
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
required no
rfc-pron-n Request for cleanup of 'Pronunciation N' headers (bot-added)
  • LANGCODE:Entries with Pronunciation n headers
required deprecated, warning issued
rfc-sense Request for cleanup of sense
  • Requests for cleanup in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfclarify Request for clarification of definition
  • Requests for clarification of definitions in LANG entries
required deprecated, warning issued
rfd Request for deletion of entry
  • Requests for deletion in LANG entries
    (if in main, Citations, Transwiki or Reconstruction namespaces)
  • Requests for deletion/Others
    (if not in main, Citations, Transwiki or Reconstruction namespaces)
  • rfd with topic
    (if |topic= is present, in all namespaces)
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfd-redundant Request for deletion of redundant sense
  • Requests for deletion
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfd-sense Request for deletion of sense
  • Requests for deletion in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfdate Request for date in quote
  • Requests for date
required no
rfdatek Request for quote date and details
  • Requests for date/{{{2}}}
required deprecated, warning issued
rfdecl Request for declension
  • Requests for inflections in LANG {{{2}}} entries
required no
rfdef Request for definition
  • Requests for definitions in LANG entries
required deprecated
rfe Request for etymology
  • Requests for etymologies in LANG entries
required deprecated
rfelite Request for etymology
  • Requests for etymologies in LANG entries
required deprecated, warning issued
rfex Request for usage example for sense
  • Requests for example sentences in LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfexp Request for expansion of appendix
  • Requests for expansion
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
no no
rfform Request for particular form in an inflected form required deprecated, warning issued
rfgender Request for gender
  • LANG terms with incomplete gender
required no
rfi Request for image (photo or drawing)
  • Requests for images in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required no
rfinfl Request for inflection
  • Requests for inflections in LANG {{{2}}} entries
required no
rfm Request for move, merger or split
  • Requests for moves, mergers and splits
    (in all namespaces)
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfm-sense Request for move, merger or split of sense
  • Requests for moves, mergers and splits
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
no no
rfp Request for pronunciation
  • Requests for pronunciation in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfp-old Request for pronunciation of obsolete terms
  • Requests for pronunciation in LANG entries
required deprecated, warning issued
rfqez Request for quotation (substitutable)
  • Requests for quotation by source
    (in all namespaces)
  • Requests for quotation/{{{1}}}
    (if |1= present; in all namespaces)
no no
rfquote Request for quote
  • Requests for quotations in LANG
required deprecated, warning issued
rfquote-sense Request for quote for sense
  • Requests for quotations in LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfquotek Request for quote esp. for Webster's 1913 entries
  • Requests for quotation/{{{2}}}
  • Requests for quotations in LANG
required deprecated, warning issued
rfref Request for references
  • Requests for references for LANG terms
required deprecated, warning issued
rfscript ? (invokes module)
  • ? (invokes module)
required no
rfscriptcat Boiler for categories for entries where native script is requested
  • LANG terms needing native script|SCRIPT
    (if |1= and |sc= are present)
  • Terms needing native script by language
    (if |1= but not |sc= are present)
  • LANG entry maintenance|terms needing native script
    (if |1= but not |sc= are present)
  • Entry maintenance subcategories by language
    (if |1= not present)
non-language-specific behavior if omitted no
rft2 Template to generate a {{tea room}} invocation (substitutable) no no
rftaxon Request for taxonomic name
  • Requests for taxonomic names
no no
rftranslit Request for transliteration
  • LANG terms needing transliteration
required no
rfv Request for verification
  • Requests for verification in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
rfv-etym Request for verification of etymology
  • Requests for references for etymologies in LANG entries
required deprecated, warning issued
rfv-pron Request for verification of pronunciation
  • Requests for references for pronunciation in LANG entries
  • Tea room
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
required deprecated, warning issued
rfv-quote Request for quote verification
  • Requests for quotation
  • Requests for quotations in LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required no
rfv-sense Request for verification of sense
  • Requests for verification in LANG entries
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
  • rfd with topic
    (if |topic= is present, in all namespaces)
required deprecated, warning issued
split Request for split
  • Pages to be split
    (in all namespaces)
no no
stub entry Request for expansion of stub entry (bot-added)
  • Stub entries ({{{1}}})
no no
t-needed Request for translation
  • Requests for transliterations into LANG
required no
tbot entry Request for clean of Tbot stub translation entry (bot-added)
  • Tbot entries {{{4}}} {{{3}}}
  • Tbot entries ({{{1}}})
no no
tea room Entry being discussed in the Tea Room
  • Tea room
  • Requests for attention concerning LANG
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
tea room sense Sense being discussed in the Tea Room
  • Tea room
  • Entries needing topical attention
    (if |topic= is present)
required deprecated, warning issued
ttbc Request for checking of translation (deprecated)
  • Requests for review of LANG translations
    (if valid lang code or name in |1=)
  • Translations to be checked ({{1}}})
    (if valid lang name in |1=; in all namespaces)
  • Translations to be checked (Undetermined)
    (if |1= does not contain valid lang code or name; in all namespaces)
  • Language code is name/ttbc/unrecognised
    (if |1= does not contain valid lang code or name; in all namespaces)
defaults to und no
unblock Request for unblock
  • Requests for unblock
    (if in User or User talk namespaces)
no no