French Wikipedia

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Favicon of Wikipedia French Wikipedia
Wikipédia Francophone
Commercial? No
Type of site Internet encyclopedia project
Available language(s) French
Owner Wikimedia Foundation
Created by French wiki community

The French Wikipedia (French: Wikipédia Francophone or Wikipédia en français) is the French language edition of Wikipedia, spelled Wikipédia. It started in March 2001. It is the largest Wikipedia in a Romance language. It was the third largest Wikipedia after the English language and German language editions, but dropped to fifth.[1]

This edition had over 1,043,000 articles as of December 2010.[2]

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  1. Wikimedia list of Wikipedias and their statistics.. Retrieved 25 October 2015.
  2. Special:Statistics on the French Wikipedia - Retrieved December 13, 2010

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