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This page is a proposal for a new Wikimedia Foundation Sister Project.
Status Rejected
Reason This proposal is satisfied by the existing Wiktionary project.
What is the proposed name for the project?
Project description
What is the project purpose? What will be its scope? How would it benefit to be part of Wikimedia?
How many wikis?
Will there be many language versions or just on one multilingual wiki?
How many languages?
Is the project going to be in one language or in many?

Technical requirements
If the project requires any new features that the MediaWiki software currently doesn't have, please describe in detail. Are additional MediaWiki extensions needed for the project?
Development wiki
Interested participants


In this project, you can add definitions of words, which means that we all can easily create a website to find all the meanings of words. This project can be used to find words that someone doesn't know the definitions of those words.

Proposed by[edit]

Daniel Lindsley (me)

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Why I want to launch Wikifinition as a Wikimedia project[edit]

What if no one could figure out where the words meant online? What if no other site gave out the meaning of that word? Well, we could be an awesome community and put up those words and definitions all on one site.