[Wikipedia-l] Brazilian Portuguese

Daniel Mayer maveric149 at yahoo.com
Tue Aug 17 20:40:32 UTC 2004

--- Felipe Sanches <felipe.sanches at gmail.com> wrote:

> Wikipedia new language request.
> There are 182.1 million people in Brazil who use Brazilian Portuguese
> as their main language.
> Brazilian Portuguese IS NOT the same as Portuguese (domain
> pt.wikipedia.org) and it still isn't on the list
> (http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Complete_list_of_language_wikis_available)

American English isn't the same as British English nor is Mexican Spanish the
same as Spanish Spanish. 

So you are going to have to justify balkanizing the Portuguese Wikipedia, IMO.
A vote on that wiki (which is rather large and active) should be conducted.

-- mav

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