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Add monolingual language code gil
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Please add the language code gil to the list of language codes supported for monolingual text values.

This code corresponds to Gilbertese, a language that uses the Latin script, native name: Kiribati, language item: https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q30898

Usage example:
Gilbertese is the official language of the Republic of Kiribati, so it is needed for official names in the item https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q710 and other related items.

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SMP created this task.Dec 24 2019, 5:13 PM
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SMP updated the task description. (Show Details)Dec 24 2019, 5:16 PM
Mbch331 added subscribers: jhsoby, Mbch331.

@jhsoby What is the opinion of the LangCom? I see an IETF and an Ethnologue code in the item about the language.

Ouch, so sorry about missing this. The LangCom often needs a poke :(

It's OK to add it, of course. I'm surprised it's not supported already.

Mbch331 claimed this task.Jul 16 2020, 1:06 PM

Change 613202 had a related patch set uploaded (by Mbch331; owner: Mbch331):
[mediawiki/extensions/Wikibase@master] Add monolingual language code gil

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/613202

Change 613203 had a related patch set uploaded (by Mbch331; owner: Mbch331):
[mediawiki/extensions/cldr@master] Add monolingual language code gil

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/613203

Change 613202 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/Wikibase@master] Add monolingual language code gil

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/613202

Change 613203 abandoned by Mbch331:
[mediawiki/extensions/cldr@master] Add monolingual language code gil

Reason:
Not needed language is already in a different file

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/613203