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-- Ę-oиė  >>>  ™ 13:48, 22 March 2013 (UTC)



I reverted your edit there as they do share borders. --  Docu  at 08:53, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

They do share borders, but they are not the same type of administrative division (French vs. Swiss)

I agree they can be considered as largely equivalent, but this cannot be generalized to all cross-borders relationships. Not all countries have the same number of levels in their hierarchy.

I started a discussion on how to handle this kind of cases on the talk page of Property:P47.

I'll leave Q3120 like that for now.

--LBE (talk) 09:00, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

There was some discussion about it earlier, see Property_talk:P47#What_administrative_unit_to_choose.3F. --  Docu  at 09:02, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

Indeed, but nothing as been settled as far as I can see. It is still pretty much up to everyone to do have a personal strategy, which is bad for a property which applies to so many items, and which easily propagates because of its symetry.

I do think we need to be able to explicitely break the symetry in some cases, so that filling strategies can be more localized.

--LBE (talk) 09:08, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

Well, it's not always strictly symmetric. Not adding or removing them isn't a solution. --  Docu  at 09:14, 24 August 2013 (UTC)

Merge to older item pleaseEdit

Hi LBE, I had to interchange the destination item for two of your recent merges : the older item was being referenced by other items, and these references had become invalid. You may check such links within Wikidata using the "what links here" tool on the left side of each item. Moreover, there is no way to identify references from outside. In general, when merging is needed, it is less likely that links exist on recent items; if you cannot tell which item has less references, better merge from the larger Q ID (more recent) to the smaller Q ID (older). Double-check Help:Merge :)

Thanks - LaddΩ chat ;) 22:58, 29 August 2013 (UTC)

Bonjour,juste pour signaler que le mot « État » prend toujours une majuscule lorsqu'il désigne l'entité politique. Ljubinka (talk) 08:16, 31 October 2013 (UTC)


Hi LBE, I just noticed that you are making lots of edits at the same time atm. Maybe you would like to request a flood flag at WD:BN or create a bot for that task? This could avoid flooding of the recent changes list. Best regards -- Bene* talk 22:51, 10 December 2013 (UTC)

P131 should not be used on eventsEdit

Hi, located in the administrative territorial entity (P131) should not be used on items about a (sport) event. For the location of an event, use P276. Michiel1972 (talk) 11:19, 28 March 2016 (UTC)

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Translation requestEdit


Can you create en:List of museums in Baku in French Wikipedia?

Yours sincerely, Sarvathi (talk) 11:56, 6 April 2019 (UTC)

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