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Template:Ethnologue21 is designed for use in the reference section of a language article. It links to the appropriate article at Ethnologue, 21st edition.

Usage[change source]

One parameter
Replace xyz with the ISO 639-3 code for the language. The page name will be used as the link text
Two parameters
Replace ABC with the link text to be displayed. This may be useful if the Ethnologue name differs from the page name of the Wikipedia article.
No parameters
The template will revert to a generic citation and link to Ethnologue

Examples[change source]

One parameter
Ethnologue21/doc at Ethnologue (21st ed., 2018)
Two parameters
English at Ethnologue (21st ed., 2018)
No parameters
Simons, Gary F; Fennig, Charles D, eds. (2018). Ethnologue: Languages of the World (21st ed.). Dallas, Texas: SIL International.

Note[change source]

For a reference to the Ethnologue population figures, enter "e21" in the ref parameter of {{Infobox language}}. This will automatically generate a reference based on this template, and is easier for other editors to update.

See also[change source]