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en:Kali Gandaki River[edit]

(sv:Kali Gandaki)

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The Kali Gandaki is one of the major rivers of Nepal and a left bank tributary of the Ganges in India.

Support Support

  1. ...and furthermore, now is the Wikipedian Asian Month. --Deryni (talk) 08:01, 6 November 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 13:07, 6 November 2016 (UTC)
  3. -- Erebuss (talk) 21:54, 6 November 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q849494 (en:Kali Gandaki River was merged into en:Gandaki River)

en:Sindoor[edit]

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Sindoor is a traditional red or orange-red colored cosmetic powder from India, usually worn by married women along the parting of their hair.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 12:28, 29 November 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 11:45, 1 December 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q769105

en:The Yellow Wallpaper[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The Yellow Wallpaper (original title: "The Yellow Wall-paper. A Story") is a 6,000-word short story by the American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in The New England Magazine

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 08:50, 24 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Deryni (talk) 20:38, 5 November 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Murbaut (talk) 11:03, 17 December 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q462373

en:The Museum of Innocence (museum)[edit]

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The Museum of Innocence (Turkish: Masumiyet Müzesi) is a museum in the Çukurcuma neighbourhood of the Beyoğlu district in Istanbul, Turkey. Turkish Nobel laureate, Orhan Pamuk, created the museum in conjunction with his eponymous novel. The museum and the novel were created in tandem, centered on the stories of two Istanbul families. On 17 May 2014, the museum was announced as the winner of the 2014 European Museum of the Year Award.

Support Support

  1. Winner of the 2014 European Museum of the Year Award. --Holapaco77 (talk) 07:05, 13 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 10:47, 13 October 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 00:23, 28 November 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q15961492

en:April Revolution[edit]

(ko:4·19 혁명)

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The April Revolution, sometimes called the April 19 Revolution or April 19 Movement, was a popular uprising in April 1960, led by labor and student groups, which overthrew the autocratic First Republic of South Korea under Syngman Rhee. It led to the resignation of Rhee and the transition to the Second Republic of South Korea.

Support Support

  1. One of the key events in South Korean democracy movements. --ChongDae (talk) 09:01, 10 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 14:58, 11 October 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Uruk (talk) 10:44, 13 October 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q489416

en:Aguapanela[edit]

(es:Panela)

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Aguapanela is a drink commonly found throughout South America and a few parts of Central America and Caribbean.

Support Support

  1. A common drink, only in two languages in Wikipedia. Deryni (talk) 20:37, 5 November 2016 (UTC)
  2. Erebuss (talk) 21:53, 6 November 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Shizhao (talk) 01:59, 7 November 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Uruk (talk) 11:41, 19 November 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q17062449

en:Vorupør[edit]

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Vorupør is a coastal parish in the district of Thy on the North Sea coast of Jutland, Denmark. The major and northern settlement, Nørre Vorupør, has a population of 591 (1 January 2014)[2] while Sønder Vorupør 2 km further south is much smaller. Vorupør is situated in Thisted Municipality, North Denmark Region.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 11:50, 7 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. Erebuss (talk) 08:19, 8 October 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 04:04, 10 October 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1433156

it:Terremoto di Amatrice del 1639[edit]

en:1639 Amatrice earthquake


(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The 1639 Amatrice earthquake was an earthquake occurred on 7 October 1639 near Amatrice, in the upper valley of the river Tronto, at the time part of the Kingdom of Naples, now Italy.

Support Support

  1. As part of Writing week/Italy. Even if it is not approved soon, I think it is a useful article to be translated. It shows how the area of Amatrice was at the center of strong earthquakes also in the past. It has a very nice image (work of Italian wikisource) and it is well sourced. I ask around if someone can help to translate in English before the final selection. --Alexmar983 (talk) 07:36, 17 September 2016 (UTC) BTW if you use a translator to English the quality of the text is quite good.
  2. --Holapaco77 (talk) 17:19, 18 September 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Htmlzycq (talk) 12:48, 11 October 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q26703059

en:Painted lady[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The Cynthia group of colourful butterflies, commonly called painted ladies, comprises a subgenus of the genus Vanessa in the family Nymphalidae. They are well known throughout most of the world.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 11:46, 7 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. Erebuss (talk) 08:19, 8 October 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 04:03, 10 October 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Uruk (talk) 11:18, 22 October 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3841274

en:War bride[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 0%)

War bride is a term used in reference to foreign women who married military personnel in times of war or during their military occupations of foreign countries, especially–but not exclusively–during World War I and World War II.

Support Support

  1. Interesting article. --Holapaco77 (talk) 19:37, 4 October 2016 (UTC)
  2. Erebuss (talk) 08:18, 8 October 2016 (UTC)
  3. -- Deryni (talk) 04:02, 10 October 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 00:34, 24 October 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q7968593

en:Trams in Sofia[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

The Sofia tram network is a main public transportation facility in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. It began operation on January 1, 1901

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 02:52, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 22:37, 21 May 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Taichi - (あ!) 04:36, 25 June 2016 (UTC)
  4. Jon Harald Søby (talk) 06:17, 26 September 2016 (UTC)
  5. -----Htmlzycq (talk) 12:46, 11 October 2016 (UTC)

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  1. --Deryni (talk) 18:12, 6 June 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q2119886

en:Hyperlapse[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

Hyperlapse is an exposure technique in time-lapse photography, in which the position of the camera is being changed between each exposure in order to create a tracking shot in timelapse sequences.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:03, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 11:04, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Phille95 (talk) 11:10, 30 September 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q13099273

en:Olmec figurine[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

This article on Olmec figurine describes a number of archetypical figurines produced by the Formative Period inhabitants of Mesoamerica. These figurines bear the hallmarks and motifs of Olmec culture. The figurines are simple in design, often nude or with a minimum of clothing, and made of local terracotta. A unique marker of Olmec culture is the "baby-face" figurine, easily recognized by the chubby body, the baby-like jowly face, downturned mouth, and the puffy slit-like eyes.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 23:57, 21 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Erebuss (talk) 09:34, 28 August 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 04:30, 26 September 2016 (UTC)

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Comment Comment Well referenced and interesting article, in only 2 wikis, about surviving figurines of the Olmec culture in America.

translations[edit]

see d:Q2864715

en:Lemon drop pepper[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The lemon drop pepper, is a hot, citrus-like, lemon-flavored pepper which is a popular seasoning pepper in Peru.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 08:48, 17 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Alexmar983 (talk) 08:20, 2 September 2016 (UTC)

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Comment Comment Short and well referenced spicy article, in only three wikis.

translations[edit]

see d:Q1817079

en:Chamarel[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

Chamarel is a village in Mauritius located in Rivière Noire District, the eastern part of the village also lies in the Savanne District.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:08, 1 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 07:43, 17 August 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1060502

en:Shibori[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 0%)

Shibori is a Japanese manual resist dyeing technique, which produces patterns on fabric.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 01:43, 26 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Erebuss (talk) 09:34, 28 August 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Shizhao (talk) 00:56, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Alexmar983 (talk) 23:13, 5 September 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q2520047

en:Infinity pool[edit]

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An infinity edge pool (also named negative edge, zero edge, infinity pool, disappearing edge, or vanishing edge pool) is a reflecting or swimming pool where the water flows over one or more edges, producing a visual effect of water with no boundary.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:11, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 11:04, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 07:59, 4 September 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Erebuss (talk) 08:01, 4 September 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1662417

en:Port of Amsterdam[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 0%)

The port of Amsterdam is a seaport in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 12:15, 30 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Alexmar983 (talk) 07:01, 7 July 2016 (UTC)
  3. --דור פוזנר (talk) 18:23, 28 August 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 21:01, 28 August 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1397383

en:Leuco dye[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 25%)

A leuco dye is a dye which can switch between two chemical forms; one of which is colorless. Reversible transformations can be caused by heat, light or pH; resulting in examples of thermochromism, photochromism and halochromism respectively. Leuco dyes form the basis of thermal printer papers and certain pH indicators.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 23:04, 3 July 2016 (UTC)
  2. Deryni (talk) 07:17, 4 July 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Alexmar983 (talk) 11:51, 5 July 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Erebuss (talk) 14:48, 14 August 2016 (UTC)

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  1. It's a stub --Holapaco77 (talk) 08:33, 10 July 2016 (UTC)

Comment Comment Interesting substance that is at the heart of today's thermal printer papers. The short and referenced article only exists in a few wikis.

translations[edit]

see d:Q2272055

en:Dakshina[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

Dakshina is a Tantric concept identified as the right-hand path, as well as the Vedic concept of donation or payment for the services of a priest, spiritual guide or teacher.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 08:54, 29 July 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Deryni (talk) 04:57, 1 August 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Erebuss (talk) 14:48, 14 August 2016 (UTC)

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Comment Comment The article is well referenced, and exists in only a few wikis.

translations[edit]

see d:Q2760412

en:Pot-in-pot refrigerator[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

A pot-in-pot refrigerator or clay pot cooler is an evaporative cooling refrigeration device which does not use electricity. It uses a porous outer earthenware pot, lined with wet sand, contains an inner pot within which the food is placed - the evaporation of the outer liquid draws heat from the inner pot. This simple technology requires only a flow of relatively dry air and a source of water.

Support Support

  1. --Uruk (talk) 12:34, 11 July 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Deryni (talk) 19:20, 14 July 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Holapaco77 (talk) 11:39, 26 July 2016 (UTC)

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Comment Comment Interesting refrigeration device, uses passive operation principle. Short and well referenced article, it only exists in few wikis.

translations[edit]

see d:Q3306802


en:Battle of Pirano[edit]

(es:Acción militar del 22 de febrero de 1812) (it:Battaglia di Grado) (sl:Bitka pri Piranu)


(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

The Battle of Pirano (known also as battle of Grado) on 22 February 1812 was a naval action of the Adriatic campaign of the Napoleonic Wars fought between a British and a French ship of the line in the vicinity of the towns of Piran and Grado in Adriatic Sea. The French Rivoli, named for Napoleon's victory 15 years earlier, had been recently completed at Venice. The French naval authorities intended her to bolster French forces in the Adriatic, following a succession of defeats in the preceding year.

Support Support

  1. Interesting article about a Napoleonic battle. The Mercure's relict (founded in 2001) is actually one of the best example of submarine archaeology of shipwrecks. --Holapaco77 (talk) 11:12, 14 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. I see enough connection with different topics (technical terms, history, geography)--Alexmar983 (talk) 07:27, 19 June 2016 (UTC)
  3. Deryni (talk) 08:11, 27 June 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Erebuss (talk) 13:05, 18 July 2016 (UTC)
  5. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 14:34, 31 July 2016 (UTC)

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  1. Low-importance--Shizhao (talk) 04:00, 18 June 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q4872056

en:DRYAD[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The DRYAD is a simple, paper cryptographic system employed by the U.S. military for authentication and for encryption of short, numerical messages.

Support Support

  1. A nice cryptographic system only available in EnWp at the moment. --Deryni (talk) 11:48, 2 July 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 20:07, 2 July 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Erebuss (talk) 13:05, 18 July 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q5206083

En:Yanachaga–Chemillén National Park[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The Yanachaga–Chemillén National Park is located in the Pasco Region in Peru. It preserves part of the Peruvian Yungas and Ucayali moist forests ecoregions.

Support Support

  1. Interesting flora and fauna. --Deryni (talk) 09:42, 7 July 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 11:50, 10 July 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 19:20, 16 July 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1650222

en:Codd-neck bottle[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)


Support Support

  1. A type of bottle with a closing device a little out of the ordinary. The article only exists in a few wikis. --Uruk (talk) 02:53, 28 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. Deryni (talk) 08:43, 30 June 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1573777

en:Max Herz[edit]

(hu:Herz Miksa)


(Net support = 4; Against = 0%)

Hungarian architect, conservator, museum director and architectural historian, active in Egypt.

Support Support

  1. many connection with politics, history, education, architecture... also a very interesting life. Links with Hungary, Italy and Egypt. --Alexmar983 (talk) 07:46, 19 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Taichi - (あ!) 04:39, 25 June 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 08:09, 27 June 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 20:24, 3 July 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q2905059

en:Schmidt sting pain index[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

The Schmidt sting pain index is a pain scale rating the relative pain caused by different hymenopteran stings.

Support Support

  1. An interesting scale for rating the pain stings will cause. --Deryni (talk) 12:55, 18 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. Erebuss (talk) 07:21, 19 June 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Uruk (talk) 01:46, 21 June 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Taichi - (あ!) 04:38, 25 June 2016 (UTC)

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  1. Low-importance--Shizhao (talk) 08:42, 20 June 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1818052

en:Attiéké[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)


Support Support Attiéké is a side dish made from cassava that is a part of the cuisine of Côte d'Ivoire in Africa

  1. --Uruk (talk) 11:24, 7 June 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 03:37, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

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Comment Comment African dish. Short and referenced article, it exists only in three wikis.

translations[edit]

see d:Q2870132

en:Timberline Lodge[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

Timberline Lodge is a mountain lodge on the south side of Mount Hood in Oregon, about 60 miles (97 km) east of Portland. Constructed from 1936 to 1938 by the Works Progress Administration, it was built and furnished by local artisans during the Great Depression. The National Historic Landmark sits at an elevation of 5,960 feet (1,817 m), within the Mount Hood National Forest and is accessible through the Mount Hood Scenic Byway. Timberline Lodge is a popular tourist attraction and It is noted in film for serving as the exterior of the Overlook Hotel in The Shining.

Support Support

  1. well sourced article, its content has good connection with other topics in the field of geography, history, art and cinematography. It was also interesting to read. --Alexmar983 (talk) 16:47, 27 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 01:10, 30 May 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1574090

en:Thames Estuary[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

The Thames Estuary is the estuary in which the River Thames meets the waters of the North Sea.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 02:47, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. It should be present in more languages, it is an important river. Good connection with topic such as culture or chemistry.Potential red links in many languages such as en: Thames sailing barge, en:North Kent Marshes...--Alexmar983 (talk) 04:24, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 21:55, 5 June 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3059075

en:Lycurgus Cup[edit]

(it:Coppa di Licurgo)

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The Lycurgus Cup is a 4th-century Roman glass cage cup made of a dichroic glass, which shows a different colour depending on whether or not light is passing through it; [...] It is the only complete Roman glass object made from this type of glass

Support Support

  1. A unique art piece, both the Italian and the English articles are well written. I've studied it a school and I am surprised that even a simple stub is missing in so many languages. It has interesting connection to both history and chemistry. --Alexmar983 (talk) 11:02, 3 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. -Shizhao (talk) 03:03, 4 May 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Uruk (talk) 20:58, 28 May 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3000066

en:Maharashtra Day[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

Maharashtra Day, commonly known as Maharashtra Diwas also referred to as Maharashtra Din is a state holiday in the Indian state of Maharashtra, commemorating the formation of the state of Maharashtra from the division of the Bombay State on 1 May 1960

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 02:30, 3 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. We don't pay enough attention to tradition of many regions. Maharashtra has more than 110 millions inhabitnats!--Alexmar983 (talk) 10:30, 3 May 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Uruk (talk) 22:38, 21 May 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q6733336

en:Veiled Christ[edit]

(it:Cristo velato)

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)


Support Support

  1. It's one of the world's great sculptural masterpieces; nevertheless, the article about the Veiled Christ is present in just four editions of Wikipedia. --79.52.147.227 21:20, 1 May 2016 (UTC)
  2. it should in fact deserve a little bit more attention.--Alexmar983 (talk) 11:04, 3 May 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3697674

en:University of Worcester[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

The University of Worcester is a British public university, based in Worcester, England. With a history dating back to 1946, the institution was granted university status in September 2005. Worcester is the only university serving the English counties of Worcestershire and Herefordshire.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 03:19, 1 February 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Holapaco77 (talk) 16:12, 2 February 2016 (UTC)
  3. Gce (talk) 11:29, 29 February 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Alexmar983 (talk) 08:32, 3 May 2016 (UTC)
  5. --Oluwa2Chainz (talk) 12:47, 11 May 2016 (UTC)

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  1. Low importance. Nemo 15:42, 4 February 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3036648

en:Jebel Hafeet[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

Jabal Ḥafeeṫ (variously transscribed Jabal, Jabel and Jebal) is a mountain located primarily in the environs of Al Ain, which itself is in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi in the UAE

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 06:54, 25 April 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 19:25, 1 May 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Deryni (talk) 17:20, 2 May 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1261870

en:Milk watcher[edit]

(de:Milchwächter) (es:Cuidaleche) (fr:Anti-monte-lait)

(Net support = 2; Against = 25%)

A milk watcher (also known as milk saver, pot watcher, pot minder, milk guard, or boil over preventer) is a cooking utensil placed at the bottom of a pot to prevent boiling over of liquids, and especially the burning (scorching) of milk.

Support Support

  1. Strange cooking utensil, but very useful. --Holapaco77 (talk) 17:20, 24 August 2015 (UTC)
  2. PiRSquared17 (talk) 20:58, 27 August 2015 (UTC)
  3. --Uruk (talk) 22:35, 19 October 2015 (UTC)

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  1. All editions are a bit short. --Gce (talk) 13:03, 19 November 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1934514

en:Children's Peace Monument[edit]

(ja:原爆の子の像)

(Net support = 2; Against = 25%)

The Children's Peace Monument (原爆の子の像 Genbaku no Ko no Zō, lit. "Atomic Bomb Children Statue") is a monument for peace to commemorate Sadako Sasaki and the thousands of child victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. This monument is located in Hiroshima, Japan and is in dedication of Sadako Sasaki, a young girl who died of leukemia from radiation of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima on 6 August 1945.

Support Support

  1. --Holapaco77 (talk) 12:34, 30 July 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 01:24, 3 August 2015 (UTC)
  3. PiRSquared17 (talk) 04:08, 25 August 2015 (UTC)

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  1. Too many editions (9 so far). --Gce (talk) 19:38, 4 August 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q114718

en:Alcázar of Jerez de la Frontera[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The Alcazar of Jerez de la Frontera is a former Moorish fortress, now housing a park, in Jerez de la Frontera, Andalusia, Spain. It was declared Bien de Interés Cultural in 1931.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 09:06, 16 March 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 09:34, 4 April 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q2832233

en:Convention of 1832[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The Convention of 1832 was the first political gathering of colonists in Mexican Texas. Delegates sought reforms from the Mexican government and hoped to quell the widespread belief that settlers in Texas wished to secede from Mexico. The convention was the first in a series of unsuccessful attempts at political negotiation that eventually led to the Texas Revolution.

Support Support

  1. --Gce (talk) 15:39, 11 January 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 02:34, 14 January 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q5166259

en:Chaplain–Medic massacre[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

The Chaplain–Medic massacre was a war crime that took place in the Korean War on July 16, 1950, on a mountain above the village of Tunam, South Korea. Thirty unarmed, critically wounded United States Army soldiers and an unarmed chaplain were killed by members of the North Korean army during the Battle of Taejon.

Support Support

  1. Gce (talk) 12:03, 20 November 2015 (UTC)
  2. -Shizhao (talk) 00:59, 23 November 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q5073209

en:SpaceX COTS Demo Flight 1[edit]

(Net support = 2; Against = 0%)

SpaceX COTS Demo Flight 1 in 2010 was the unmanned first spaceflight of the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft, the Dragon C1, which orbited the Earth, and the second overall flight of the SpaceX Falcon 9.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 02:08, 30 November 2015 (UTC)
  2. Gce (talk) 14:58, 30 November 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q6912958

en:Argentine real[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 0%)

The real was the currency of Argentina until 1881. From 1822, it was subdivided into 10 décimos. The sol was also issued during this period and was equal to the real, whilst the peso was worth 8 reales and the escudo was worth 16 reales.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:53, 29 February 2016 (UTC)
  2. Gce (talk) 11:45, 29 February 2016 (UTC)
  3. Deryni (talk) 05:58, 7 March 2016 (UTC)
  4. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 23:05, 12 March 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3931072

en:Guadarrama National Park[edit]

(es:Parque nacional de la Sierra de Guadarrama)

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

Sierra de Guadarrama National Park is the fifth largest national park in Spain. The Guadarrama mountain range (Sistema Central) contains some ecologically valuable areas, located in the Community of Madrid and Castile and León (provinces of Segovia and Ávila).

Support Support

  1. --Holapaco77 (talk) 13:40, 28 January 2016 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 12:36, 1 February 2016 (UTC)
  3. --Nemo 15:41, 4 February 2016 (UTC)
  4. For me theorically 8 editions are too many, but 2 of these are of regional languages of Spain so I'm not considering, in this case, that and I'm supporting this candidate. --Gce (talk) 13:34, 16 February 2016 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Low-importance--Shizhao (talk) 03:11, 1 February 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1324805

en:Gibanica[edit]

(sr:Гибаница)

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

Gibanica is a traditional pastry dish from Serbia popular all over the Balkans (Europe). It is usually made with white cheese and eggs. Recipes can range from sweet to savoury, and from simple to festive and elaborate multi-layered cakes

Support Support

  1. One of the most popular and recognizable pastry dishes from the Balkans --Holapaco77 (talk) 14:15, 29 October 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Uruk (talk) 08:35, 2 November 2015 (UTC)
  3. Gce (talk) 22:36, 2 November 2015 (UTC)
  4. Anulare (talk) 10:57, 6 December 2015 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Low-importance--Shizhao (talk) 01:00, 2 November 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1522820

en:Convention on the Political Rights of Women[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

The Convention on the Political Rights of Women was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1953. The Convention's purpose is to codify a basic international standard for women's political rights.

Support Support

  1. --Holapaco77 (talk) 20:51, 11 December 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 01:27, 14 December 2015 (UTC)
  3. --LadyInGrey (talk) 03:00, 14 December 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Uruk (talk) 12:34, 1 February 2016 (UTC)
  5. --Xabier Cañas (talk) 14:34, 1 February 2016 (UTC)

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  1. It's short for me. --Gce (talk) 18:54, 28 December 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q5166300

en:Upsala-Lenna Järnväg[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

Upsala-Lenna Jernväg (ULJ) (literally: Upsala-Lenna Railway) is a narrow-gauge heritage railway in Uppsala County, Sweden. It is 33 km (21 mi) long and is a part of the once extensive Roslagen network. The gauge is the 891 mm (2 ft 11 3⁄32 in), unique to Sweden. The railway is run by the SRJmf society.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:20, 31 August 2015 (UTC)
  2. Deryni (talk) 14:55, 1 October 2015 (UTC)
  3. --Bazsola (talk) 22:38, 12 October 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Holapaco77 (talk) 20:18, 11 December 2015 (UTC)
  5. --Uruk (talk) 12:36, 1 February 2016 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. English language edition has no footnotes. --Gce (talk) 13:05, 19 November 2015 (UTC)

Comment Comment

  1. AFAIK recent research has shown that railways are already over-represented on the English Wikipedia. Probably this is true on other Wikipedias too. Nemo 08:47, 11 January 2016 (UTC)

translations[edit]

see d:Q4412566

en:Stotting[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

Stotting (also pronking or pronging) is a behavior of quadrupeds, particularly gazelles, in which they spring into the air, lifting all four feet off the ground simultaneously.

Support Support

  1. --PiRSquared17 (talk) 18:55, 26 August 2015 (UTC)
  2. Gce (talk) 22:23, 3 September 2015 (UTC)
  3. Deryni (talk) 08:09, 25 October 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Uruk (talk) 12:34, 1 February 2016 (UTC)
  5. --Holapaco77 (talk) 16:02, 2 February 2016 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Low-importance--Shizhao (talk) 01:07, 31 August 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1747821

en:Archaeology of shipwrecks[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

The archaeology of shipwrecks is the field of archaeology specialised in the study and exploration of shipwrecks. Its techniques combine those of archaeology with those of diving.

Support Support

  1. It's a field of study of moderate importance within archaeology --PiRSquared17 (talk) 03:10, 25 August 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Shizhao (talk) 01:06, 31 August 2015 (UTC)
  3. Gce (talk) 10:33, 16 September 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Bazsola (talk) 22:40, 12 October 2015 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Original research: actually it doesn't say anything about "archeology" --Holapaco77 (talk) 08:49, 16 October 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q16147983

en:Kaeng Krachan National Park[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

Kaeng Krachan is the largest national park of Thailand. It is on the border with Burma, contiguous with the Tanintharyi Nature Reserve.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:26, 29 June 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Holapaco77 (talk) 11:42, 3 July 2015 (UTC)
  3. PiRSquared17 (talk) 04:07, 25 August 2015 (UTC)
  4. Makes sense to have a stub about the largest national park of every country. Nemo 08:52, 11 January 2016 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Too much editions (9 so far). --Gce (talk) 10:15, 29 June 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1819232

en:Altenburg Abbey[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 0%)

Altenburg Abbey is a Benedictine monastery in Altenburg, Lower Austria. It is situated about 30 kilometres (19 mi) to the north of Krems an der Donau in the Waldviertel. It was originally founded in 1144 by Countess Hildeburg of Poigen-Rebgau. Throughout its history it suffered numerous invasions and attacks, and was destroyed by the Swedes in 1645. Under Emperor Joseph II in 1793 the abbey was forbidden to accept new novices, but unlike many others in Austria it succeeded in remaining functional.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:28, 21 December 2015 (UTC)
  2. Gce (talk) 13:04, 21 December 2015 (UTC)
  3. --Holapaco77 (talk) 18:07, 4 January 2016 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q385428

en:Aarhus City Hall[edit]

(Net support = 4; Against = 16.667%)

Aarhus City Hall is the city hall of Aarhus, Denmark. It was inaugurated 2 June 1941, and it was drawn by architects Arne Jacobsen and Erik Møller.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:40, 3 August 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Holapaco77 (talk) 07:36, 23 August 2015 (UTC)
  3. PiRSquared17 (talk) 20:58, 27 August 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Taichi - (あ!) 07:50, 1 November 2015 (UTC)
  5. -Xabier Cañas (talk) 22:17, 10 January 2016 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Gce (talk) 19:30, 4 August 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q1323311

en:Orizuru[edit]

(Net support = 3; Against = 20%)

The orizuru, or paper crane, is a design considered the most classic of all Japanese origami.

Support Support

  1. --Shizhao (talk) 01:51, 13 July 2015 (UTC)
  2. --Holapaco77 (talk) 15:18, 11 August 2015 (UTC)
  3. PiRSquared17 (talk) 03:54, 25 August 2015 (UTC)
  4. --Taichi - (あ!) 07:52, 1 November 2015 (UTC)

Oppose Oppose

  1. Too many editions (8 so far). --Gce (talk) 16:20, 13 July 2015 (UTC)

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translations[edit]

see d:Q3118171