On Wed, Mar 4, 2015 at 1:31 PM, Andy Mabbett <andy@pigsonthewing.org.uk> wrote:
On 3 March 2015 at 18:39, Daniel Kinzler <daniel.kinzler@wikimedia.de> wrote:

> The dbPedia mapping wiki[1] has this information, at least to some extent. Let's
> say you are looking at {{Cricketer Infobox}} on en. You can look out the DBPedia
> mappings for the template parameters on their mapping page[2]. There you can see
> that the "country" parameter maps to the "country" proeprty in the dbpedia
> ontology[2], which in turn uses owl:equivalentProperty to cross-link P17[4].

Sounds good. We also have a problem on en.Wikipedia (and presumably
elsewhere) of inconsistency in template parameter naming ("latitude",
"lat" and "latd" all mean the same thing, for example). Some templates
even have to support multiple versions, for backwards compatibility.

If as part of this exercise we could resolve that, it would be a
bonus. Though I expect some resistance form those allergic to

If it helps, DBpedia can provide counts of property names per template.
we already use that to generate some mapping stats e.g.

Andy Mabbett

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