Crimean Tatar Wikipedia

The Crimean Tatar Wikipedia (Crimean Tatar: Qırımtatarca Vikipediya) is the Crimean Tatar language edition of the free online encyclopedia Wikipedia. The articles were originally written in Wikimedia Incubator, and the Crimean Tatar Wikipedia was created on January 12, 2008.[1][2] Currently (September 2021), Crimean Tatar has 11,608 articles.

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Logo of the Crimean Tatar Wikipedia
The logo of Crimean Tatar Wikipedia, a globe featuring glyphs from several writing systems
The main page of the Crimean Tatar Wikipedia on January 30th, 2015
The homepage of the Crimean Tatar Wikipedia.
Type of site
Internet encyclopedia project
Available inCrimean Tatar
HeadquartersMiami, Florida
OwnerWikimedia Foundation
RegistrationOptional (but required to create articles)


Crimean Tatar (update)
Articles 11,608
Files 0
Edits 160,792
Users 16,227
Active users[3] 25
Admins 2

As of September 2021, Crimean Tatar Wikipedia has 11,608 articles.[4][5]

The main problem of the project is a lack of volunteers. The vast majority of edits are made by several volunteers, none of whom is a native speaker.[6]


  • January 12, 2008 — 1st article
  • January 21, 2008 — 557 articles
  • October 20, 2009 — 1,000 articles[7]
  • January 30, 2010 — 1,405 articles
  • May 16, 2014 — 4,035 articles
  • June 2021 — 10,000 articles


  1. ^ Кримськотатарська Вікіпедія відзначає восьму річницю (in Ukrainian)
  2. ^ Annitova, İnna (29 July 2015). "Levon Azizãn: Qırımtatar Vikipediyası Qırımnıñ tamır halqına öz tilini saqlamağa yardım etecek" (in Crimean Tatar). Avdet. Archived from the original on 16 March 2016. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  3. ^ Registered users who have performed an action in the last 30 days; the number of unregistered active users is not compiled
  4. ^ List of Wikipedias[better source needed]
  5. ^ Page Views for Wikipedia, All Platforms, Normalized
  6. ^ Аннитова, Инна (28 July 2015). Левон Азизян: Крымскотатарская Википедия призвана помочь коренному народу Крыма сохранить свой язык (in Russian). Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  7. ^ Wikimedia News