Template:Expand Czech

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This template may be used to mark articles that have counterparts in Czech Wikipedia that are better than in English Wikipedia. These articles may be improved by translating content from the original Czech.


To mark an article, tag it with

{{Expand Czech|Czech article title|date=October 2021}}

This template adds articles to the category Category:Articles needing translation from Czech Wikipedia. See #Categorization below.

The template should be placed atop the article page along with other maintenance templates.


The article title is required; all named parameters are optional:

  • |1=ARTICLE – title of the article on Czech Wikipedia. This is required.
  • |section=yes – changes notice to "This section may be expanded..." (default: 'article')
  • |fa=yes – used to tag articles that are featured articles in Czech; used in category name generation.
  • |topic=TOPIC – a topic code used in category name generation.
  • |date=October 2021 – set by bot if omitted.

Topics and categorization

This template categorizes articles into categories. Basic categorization is into: ⟶ Category:Articles needing translation from Czech Wikipedia. Usage of parameters fa and topic define subcategories, as follows:

Topic codes are expanded into fuller descriptors in the category name; for example: code geo becomes Geography, and code gov becomes Government and politics.

Topics recognized by Expand Czech and the categories they are associated with include:

topic code topic name
and category
articles in
cult Culture 212
geo Geography 7
gov Government and politics 0
struct Building and structure 1
  Main category (6 C) 971

See also