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Allows to write a description in several languages, to display only the one set in the user preferences and to allow to read the others using a form.

Usage

{{Multilingual description|xx=}}

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This template is linked with a mediawiki javascript which was integrated to Commons. More information is available at meta:Meta:Language select and meta:template:Ls.
An alternative version of this javascript is available, to try it you need to add that line in your user vector.js:

  importScript('MediaWiki:Multilingual description.js');

Parameters

Parameter name Description (this part of the documentation is only available in some languages) Default value required or optional?

xx xx can be any number of any supported language codes string in language xx optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces:

  • no namespace specified

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups:

  • no user group specified

See also

(this part of the documentation is only available in some languages)

Localization

This template is not intended to be localized.

Example

{{Multilingual description
|de=deutscher Text
|en=English text, if the text corresponding to the chosen language to display is not available, all languages will be displayed by default.
|fr=texte français, si le texte correspondant à la langue choisie n’est pas disponible, toutes les langues seront affichées par défaut.
|it=parole italiane
|mk=Текст на македонски. Ако нема текст што соодветствува на одбраниот јазик, тогаш по основно ќе се прикажат сите јазици.
|ru=Русский текст
}}

produces:

Deutsch: deutscher Text
English: English text, if the text corresponding to the chosen language to display is not available, all languages will be displayed by default.
français: texte français, si le texte correspondant à la langue choisie n’est pas disponible, toutes les langues seront affichées par défaut.
italiano: parole italiane
македонски: Текст на македонски. Ако нема текст што соодветствува на одбраниот јазик, тогаш по основно ќе се прикажат сите јазици.
русский: Русский текст


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