[Tagging] etymology of street names

M∡rtin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Apr 9 15:30:09 BST 2011


2011/4/8 Simone Saviolo <simone.saviolo at gmail.com>:
> Good idea, but not with "etymology" as the name. This is not the etymology;
> that would be the philological origins of the word.


+1


> Here we are talking
> about a description of the person the place is named after, and especially
> the reason why he deserved the honour.


+1

One possibility would be to use a tag like
"name:wikipedia=language:article name" (presetting "name" to a
wikipedia-tag-like-construction). Most important persons will have
their own wikipedia article.

cheers,
Martin



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