Template:Expand Lithuanian

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


To mark an article, tag it with

{{Expand Lithuanian|Lithuanian article title|date=September 2021}}

This template adds articles to the category Category:Articles needing translation from Lithuanian 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 Lithuanian 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 Lithuanian; used in category name generation.
  • |topic=TOPIC – a topic code used in category name generation.
  • |date=September 2021 – set by bot if omitted.

Topics and categorization

This template categorizes articles into categories. Basic categorization is into: ⟶ Category:Articles needing translation from Lithuanian 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 Lithuanian and the categories they are associated with include:

topic code topic name
and category
articles in
cult Culture 0
geo Geography 108
gov Government and politics 56
  Main category (4 C) 247

See also