Wiktionary

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Wiktionary
Wiktionary-logo.svg
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English Wiktionary Main Page.png
Main Page of the English Wiktionary on January 14, 2019
Type of site
Online dictionary
Available inMultilingual
OwnerWikimedia Foundation
Created byJimmy Wales and the Wikimedia community
URLwiktionary.org
CommercialNo
RegistrationOptional
LaunchedDecember 12, 2002; 19 years ago (2002-12-12)
Current statusactive

Wiktionary is a wiki-based project to develop a multilingual online dictionary, or a group of meanings for words, in the form of a wiki. There are many languages of Wiktionary. Wiktionary is also a thesaurus. Wiktionary is run by the Wikimedia Foundation, which also runs Wikipedia. The English Wiktionary currently has over 6.1 million pages and 3.5 million users.[1] Much like Wikipedia, the Wiktionary is run in several different languages that can be selected from its main page.


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  1. Special:Statistics - Wiktionary - Retrieved on May 10, 2015.

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