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Name of city or country translated to user's language and with links to Wikipedia articles in user's language. Intended to be used for locations in Creator templates, Book templates, Institution templates, etc.




Parameter name Description Default value required or optional?

parameter #1 (1) {{Belgium|xx}} – (where xx is ISO 639-2 language code) for output in the specified language. empty optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: all namespaces

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users

See also

{{City}}, Category:Multilingual tags: Locations


To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please edit the template and add a row to the "{{LangSwitch|}}" construct. It takes the form "|xx=Your translation" (xx being the code of your language)


{{Belgium}} – Will display the location name in the language specified by user's preferences: Belgium
{{Belgium|de}} – Will always display the location name in German: Belgien
{{Belgium|ru}} – Will always display the location name in Russian: Бельгия
{{Belgium|ar}} – Will always display the location name in Arabic: بلجيكا

Creation of new Multilingual tags templates

Help page Help:Creating multilingual tags with interwiki links documents steps of creating Multilingual tags templates.