[Foundation-l] Request for your input: biographies of living people

quiddity pandiculation at gmail.com
Wed Mar 4 21:06:47 UTC 2009

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 12:27 PM, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/3/4 quiddity <pandiculation at gmail.com>:
>> http://www.onelook.com/?w=encomium "a formal expression of praise"
>> http://www.onelook.com/?w=hagiography "a biography that idealizes or
>> idolizes the person (especially a person who is a saint)"
>> http://www.onelook.com/?w=saccharine "overly sweet"
> *cough* you mean, of course:
> http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/encomium
> http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/hagiography
> http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/saccharine

*hums innocently*
but no, not until we implement wikidata will Wiktionary not make me
cringe slightly...
I might have linked to omegawiki.org too, if any of those words existed there...
Are these two still at all likely to merge?
or have the "... copying and pasting these lists from one language
Wiktionary to another was inefficient and error-prone ..." problems
been solved since I last read up on this?


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