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Wikidata:Property proposal/replacement property

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replacement propertyEdit

Originally proposed at Wikidata:Property proposal/Generic

Descriptionanother property should be used, with or without the same value, while violating a constraint
Data typeProperty
Domainproperty (as qualifier of individual constraints)
Example 1instance of (P31) property constraint (P2302) none of constraint (Q52558054) woman (Q467) etc., <replacement property> sex or gender (P21)
Example 2stated in (P248) property constraint (P2302) none of constraint (Q52558054) English Wikipedia (Q328) etc., <replacement property> imported from Wikimedia project (P143)
Example 3country (P17) property constraint (P2302) conflicts-with constraint (Q21502838) instance of (P31)=human (Q5), <replacement property> country of citizenship (P27)
Example 4instance of (P31) property constraint (P2302) property scope constraint (Q53869507) (as main value), <replacement property> subject has role (P2868) and object has role (P3831) (It's better together with phab:T214244 so that this only shown when using as a quailfier)
Robot and gadget jobsNo


This is a complement of Wikidata:Property proposal/constraint clarification. In the future, this may be integrated into softwares, to provide a better message, e.g. "You may want PXXX instead". GZWDer (talk) 09:36, 15 February 2019 (UTC)


  •   Support. Logically.--Arbnos (talk) 14:00, 22 April 2019 (UTC)
  •   Support why not. --- Jura 03:53, 23 April 2019 (UTC)
  •   Support Dhx1 (talk) 13:08, 26 May 2019 (UTC)
  •   Support.--Vulphere 15:16, 28 May 2019 (UTC)

@GZWDer, Arbnos, Jura1, Dhx1, Vulphere: Property replacement property (P6824)   Done. Good contributions, Ederporto (talk) 13:22, 8 June 2019 (UTC)