Wiktionarian

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Wiktionary +‎ -ian

NounEdit

Wiktionarian (plural Wiktionarians)

  1. (Wiktionary and WMF jargon) A person who contributes to Wiktionary, especially a regular contributor versed in the ways of the site.
    • 2008, Phoebe Ayers, Charles Matthews, and Ben Yates, How Wikipedia Works: And How You Can Be a Part of It (No Starch Press), p. 430:
      An outside project called Omegawiki, started by a handful of Wiktionarians, is working on a grand combination of data from Wiktionary into a single dictionary for all languages.
    • 2012, Electronic Lexicography, Sylviane Granger and Magali Paquot, eds. (Oxford University Press), p. 271:
      Wiktionary contributors are called Wiktionarians.
    • 2013, Robert Lew, "User-generated content (UGC) in online English dictionaries", OPAL - Online publizierte Arbeiten zur Linguistik, § 5.1:
      Wiktionary is compiled through a collaborative process by a large community of Web users, in this context called Wiktionarians.

AdjectiveEdit

Wiktionarian (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to Wiktionary.
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 23:27