Wiktionary

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.wikipedia
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MediaWiki

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Its wiki software, MediaWiki, allows almost anyone with access to the website to create and edit entries.
It remains in use on Wikipedia and almost all other Wikimedia websites, including Wiktionary, Wikimedia Commons and Wikidata; these sites continue to define a large part of the requirement set for MediaWiki.

Wikimedia Foundation

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Like its sister project Wikipedia, Wiktionary is run by the Wikimedia Foundation, and is written collaboratively by volunteers, dubbed "Wiktionarians".
The name "Wikimedia", a compound of wiki and media, was coined by American author Sheldon Rampton in a post to the English mailing list in March 2003, three months after Wiktionary became the second wiki-based project hosted on Wales' platform.

Wikipedia

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Like its sister project Wikipedia, Wiktionary is run by the Wikimedia Foundation, and is written collaboratively by volunteers, dubbed "Wiktionarians".
Wikipedia is hosted and funded by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization which also operates Wikipedia-related projects such as Wiktionary and Wikibooks.

Larry Sanger

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Wiktionary was brought online on December 12, 2002, following a proposal by Daniel Alston and an idea by Larry Sanger, co-founder of Wikipedia.
On October 18, 2019, he announced that he had resigned from his position at Everipedia and returned his stock holdings in Everipedia without compensation in order to establish the Knowledge Standards Foundation and develop the website Encyclosphere (a portmanteau of encyclo   -pedia with blog-   o-sphere).

Webster's Dictionary

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The Oxford English Dictionary, for instance, has 615,000 headwords, while Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged has 475,000 entries (with many additional embedded headwords).
This site compiles different online dictionaries and encyclopedia including the Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), Wiktionary and Wikipedia.

List of Wiktionaries

more than 170 languages and in Simple English
*List of Wiktionaries
Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based dictionary project, edited as a wiki.

Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing Lab

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Wikipedia and Wiktionary are employed as collaboratively constructed lexical semantic resources and used to improve expert-built resources like WordNet.

Russian language

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The Russian edition grew by nearly 80,000 entries as "LXbot" added boilerplate entries (with headings, but without definitions) for words in English and German.

World Wide Web

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.

Free content

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.

Dictionary

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.

Natural language

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.

Constructed language

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Wiktionary is a multilingual, web-based project to create a free content dictionary of terms (including words, phrases, proverbs, etc.) in all natural languages and a number of artificial languages.

Collaborative editing

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It is collaboratively edited via a wiki.

Wiki

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It is collaboratively edited via a wiki.

Portmanteau

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Its name is a portmanteau of the words wiki and dictionary.

Basic English

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It is available in 171 languages and in Simple English.

Volunteering

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Like its sister project Wikipedia, Wiktionary is run by the Wikimedia Foundation, and is written collaboratively by volunteers, dubbed "Wiktionarians".

Wiki software

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Its wiki software, MediaWiki, allows almost anyone with access to the website to create and edit entries.

Thesaurus

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Because Wiktionary is not limited by print space considerations, most of Wiktionary's language editions provide definitions and translations of words from many languages, and some editions offer additional information typically found in thesauri.

English language

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On March 28, 2004, the first non-English Wiktionaries were initiated in French and Polish.

French language

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On March 28, 2004, the first non-English Wiktionaries were initiated in French and Polish.

Polish language

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On March 28, 2004, the first non-English Wiktionaries were initiated in French and Polish.

Domain name

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Wiktionary was hosted on a temporary domain name (wiktionary.wikipedia.org) until May 1, 2004, when it switched to the current domain name.

Malagasy language

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The largest of the language editions is the English Wiktionary, with over 6.1 million entries, followed by the Malagasy Wiktionary with over 5.8 million bot-generated entries and the French Wiktionary with over 3.5 million.