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Wikipedia:Requested moves
For the current list of potentially controversial requested moves, see § Current discussions.
"Wikipedia:RM" and "Wikipedia:RFPM" redirect here. For requested mergers, see Wikipedia:Proposed mergers. For removals, see Wikipedia:Guide to deletion. For page history mergers, see Wikipedia:Requests for history merge. For requesting the page mover user right, see Wikipedia:Requests for permissions/Page mover.
Note: For retitling files, categories and other items, see When not to use this page.
For detailed guidance on how and when to move a page, see Wikipedia:Moving a page.
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Requested moves is a process for requesting the retitling (moving) of an article, template, or project page on Wikipedia. (For retitling files, categories and other items, see When not to use this page.)
Please read the article titling policy and the guideline regarding primary topics before moving a page or requesting a page move.
Any autoconfirmed user can use the Move function to perform most moves (see Help:How to move a page). If you have no reason to expect a dispute concerning a move, be bold and move the page. However, it may not always be possible or desirable to do this:
  • Technical reasons may prevent a move: a page may already exist at the target title and require deletion, or the page may be protected from moves. See: § Requesting technical moves.
  • Requests to revert recent, undiscussed, controversial moves may be made at WP:RM/TR. If the new name has not become the stable title, the undiscussed move will be reverted. If the new name has become the stable title, a requested move will be needed to determine the article's proper location.
  • A title may be disputed, and discussion may be necessary to reach consensus: see § Requesting controversial and potentially controversial moves. The requested moves process is not mandatory, and sometimes an informal discussion at the article's talk page can help reach consensus.
  • Unregistered users and new (not yet autoconfirmed) users are unable to move pages.
Requests are generally processed after seven days. If consensus is reached at or after this time, a reviewer will enact the request. If not, the request may be re-listed to allow more time for consensus to develop, or the discussion closed as "no consensus". See Wikipedia:Requested moves/Closing instructions for more details on the process.
Wikipedia:Move review can be used to contest the outcome of a move request as long as all steps are followed. If a discussion on the closer's talk page does not resolve an issue, then a move review will evaluate the close of the move discussion to determine whether or not the contested close was reasonable and consistent with the spirit and intent of common practice, policies, and guidelines.
When not to use this page
Separate processes exist for moving certain types of pages, and for changes other than page moves:
Undiscussed moves
Autoconfirmed editors may move a page without discussion if all of the following apply:
  • No article exists at the new target title;
  • There has been no discussion (especially no recent discussion) about the title of the page that expressed any objection to a new title; and
  • It seems unlikely that anyone would reasonably disagree with the move.
If you disagree with such a move, and the new title has not been in place for a long time, you may revert the move. If you cannot revert the move for technical reasons, then you may request a technical move.
Move wars are disruptive, so if you make a bold move and it is reverted, do not make the move again. Instead, follow the procedures laid out in § Requesting controversial and potentially controversial moves.
Requesting technical moves
If you are unable to complete a move for technical reasons, you can request technical help below. This is the correct page if you tried to move a page, and you got an error message saying something like "You do not have permission to move this page, for the following reasons:".
If you are here because you want an admin to approve of your new article or your proposed page move, you are in the wrong place.
  • If this is your first article and you want your draft article moved to the mainspace, please submit it for review at Articles for creation, by adding the code {{subst:submit}} to the top of the draft or user sandbox page instead of listing it here.
  • If you are logged in and have made more than 10 edits, you can probably move most pages yourself. Do not request technical assistance on this page if you can do it yourself.
  • If you need help determining whether it's okay to move the page to a different title, then please follow the instructions at the top of Wikipedia:Requested moves.
  • To list a technical request: edit the Uncontroversial technical requests subsection and insert the following code at the top of the list, filling in pages and reason:
    {{​subst:RMassist​|​current page title|new page title|reason=reason for move}}
    This will automatically insert a bullet and include your signature. Please do not edit the article's talk page.
  • If you object to a proposal listed in the uncontroversial technical requests section, please move the request to the Contested technical requests section, append a note on the request elaborating on why, and sign with ~~~~. Consider pinging the requester to let them know about the objection.
  • If your technical request is contested, or if a contested request is left untouched without reply, create a requested move on the article talk and remove the request from the section here. The fastest and easiest way is to click the "discuss" button at the request, save the talk page, and remove the entry on this page.
Technical requests
Uncontroversial technical requests
Contested technical requests
Rong Fei  Consort Rong (redirect to Fragrant Concubine) (move · discuss) – Rong Fei is translated as Consort Rong Retrieverlove (talk) 16:43, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
Requests to revert undiscussed moves
Requesting controversial and potentially controversial moves
The discussion process is used for potentially controversial moves. A move is potentially controversial if either of the following applies:
  • there has been any past debate about the best title for the page;
  • someone could reasonably disagree with the move.
Use this process if there is any reason to believe a move would be contested. For technical move requests, such as to correct obvious typographical errors, see Requesting technical moves. The technical moves procedure can also be used for uncontroversial moves when the requested title is occupied by an existing article.
Do not create a new move request when one is already open on the same talk page. Instead, consider contributing to the open discussion if you would like to propose another alternative. Multiple closed move requests may be on the same page, but each should have a unique section heading.
Do not create a move request to rename one or more redirects. Redirects cannot be used as current titles in requested moves.
Requesting a single page move
To request a single page move, click on the "New section" tab of the talk page of the article you want moved, without adding a new subject/header, inserting this code:
{{subst:requested move​|NewName|reason=Place here your rationale for the proposed page name change, ideally referring to applicable naming convention policies and guidelines, and providing evidence in support where appropriate. If your reasoning includes search engine results, please prioritize searches limited to reliable sources (e.g. books, news, scholarly papers) over other web results. You don't need to add your signature at the end, as this template will do so automatically.}}
Replace NewName with the requested new name of the page (or with a simple question mark, if you want more than one possible new name to be considered). The template will automatically create the heading "Requested move 21 June 2021" and sign the post for you.
There is no need to edit the article in question. Once the above code is added to the Talk page, a bot will automatically add the following notification at the top of the article:
Note: Unlike other request processes on Wikipedia, such as Requests for comment, nominations need not be neutral. Make your point as best you can; use evidence (such as Google Ngrams and pageview statistics) and refer to applicable policies and guidelines, especially our article titling policy and the guideline on disambiguation and primary topics.
WikiProjects may subscribe to Article alerts to receive RM notifications. For example, Wikipedia:WikiProject Biography/Article alerts/Requested moves is transcluded to Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Biography. RMCD bot notifies many of the other Wikiprojects listed on the talk page of the article to be moved to invite project members to participate in the RM discussion. Requesters should feel free to notify any other Wikiproject or noticeboard that might be interested in the move request, as long as this notification is neutral.
Single page move on a different talk page
Occasionally, a move request must be made on a talk page other than the talk page of the page to be moved. For example, a request to rename Wikipedia:WikiProject Articles for creation/Resources to Wikipedia:WikiProject Articles for creation/Reviewing and templates would need to take place at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Articles for creation because the talk page of the project page to be moved, Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Articles for creation/Resources, is a redirect to that centralized discussion page. In this type of case, the requested move should be made using the following code:
{{subst:requested move|reason=(the reason for the page move goes here).|current1=(present title of page to be renamed)|new1=(proposed title of page)}}
Note that the |1= unnamed parameter is not used, and that the |current1= and |new1= parameters are used similar to multiple page moves described below.
Requesting multiple page moves
A single template may be used to request multiple related moves. On one of the talk pages of the affected articles, create a request and format it as below. A sample request for three page moves is shown here (for two page moves, omit the lines for current3 and new3). For four page moves, add lines for current4 and new4, and so on. There is no technical limit on the number of multiple move requests, but before requesting very large multi-moves, consider whether a naming convention should be changed first. Discuss that change on the talk page for the naming convention, e.g., Wikipedia talk:Naming conventions (sportspeople).
To request a multiple page move, edit at the bottom of the talk page of the article you chose for your request, without adding a new header, inserting this code:
{{subst:requested move
| current1 = Current title of page 1
| new1 = New title for page 1 with the talk page hosting this discussion
| current2 = Current title of page 2
| new2 = New title for page 2
| current3 = Current title of page 3
| new3 = New title for page 3
| reason = Place here your rationale for the proposed page name change, ideally referring to applicable naming convention policies and guidelines, and providing evidence in support where appropriate. If your reasoning includes search engine results, please prioritize searches limited to reliable sources (e.g. books, news, scholarly papers) over other web results. You don't need to add your signature at the end, as this template will do so automatically.}}
See also: Template:Requested move/extended blank
For example, to propose moving the articles Wikipedia and Wiki, put this template on Talk:Wikipedia, and replace current2 with Wiki. The discussion for all affected articles is held on the talk page of the article at page 1 (Talk:Wikipedia). Do not sign a request with ~~~~ as the template does this automatically. Do not skip pairs of numbers.
RMCD bot automatically places a notice section on the talk page of the additional pages that are included in your request, advising that the move discussion is in progress, where it is, and that all discussion for all pages included in the request should take place at that one location.
Occasionally the discussions for significant multi-move requests may be hosted on WikiProject talk pages or other pages in Project namespace. For multi-move discussions hosted on a page which is not itself proposed to be moved, specify |current1=Current title of page 1 for the first page to move.
Request all associated moves explicitly
Please list every move that you wish to have made in your request. For example, if you wish to move Cricket (disambiguation) to Cricket because you do not believe the sport is the primary topic for the search term "Cricket", then you actually want to move two pages, both Cricket (disambiguation) and Cricket. Thus you must list proposed titles for each page affected by your request. For example, you might propose:
If a new title is not proposed for the sport, it is more difficult to achieve consensus for a new title for that article. A move request that does not show what to do with the material at its proposed target, such as:
Cricket (disambiguation)Cricket
is incomplete. Such requests may be completed as a request to decide the best new title by discussion.
Cricket → ?
Template usage examples and notes
Talk page tagText that will be shown (and usage notes)
{{subst:Requested move​|new|reason=why}}
links talk edit
Requested move 21 June 2021
Wikipedia:Requested movesNew – why Example (talk) 04:28, 21 June 2021 (UTC)

Use when the proposed new title is given.
Do not sign this template—this tag is auto-signed when substituted. Be sure to use the subst:.
This tag should be placed at the beginning of the section containing the relevant discussion.
{{subst:Requested move|?|reason=why}}
Requested move 21 June 2021
Wikipedia:Requested moves → ? – why Example (talk) 04:28, 21 June 2021 (UTC)

Use when the proposed new title is not known.
Do not sign this template—this tag is auto-signed when substituted. Be sure to use the subst:.
This tag should be placed at the beginning of the section containing the relevant discussion.
{{subst:Requested move​|new|reason=why|talk=yes}}
Requested move 21 June 2021
Wikipedia:Requested movesNew – why Example (talk) 04:28, 21 June 2021‎ (UTC)
Survey
Feel free to state your position on the renaming proposal by beginning a new line in this subsection with​*'''Support'''​or​*'''Oppose'''​, then sign your comment with~~~~. Since polling is not a substitute for discussion, please explain your reasons, taking into account Wikipedia's policy on article titles.
Discussion
Any additional comments:


This template adds subsections for survey and discussion.
Do not sign this template—this tag is auto-signed when substituted. Be sure to use the subst:
Click the "New Section" tab on the talk page and leave the Subject/headline blank, as the template by default automatically creates the heading.
{{subst:Requested move​|new1=x|current2=y|new2=z|reason=why}}
Requested move 21 June 2021
  • Wikipedia:Requested moves → X
  • yZ
– why Example (talk) 04:28, 21 June 2021 (UTC)

Do not sign this template—this tag is auto-signed when substituted.
Be sure to use the subst: and place this tag at the beginning of the section containing the relevant discussion.
Add additional related move requests in pairs (|current3= and |new3=, |current4= and |new4=, etc.).
{{subst:Requested move​|new1=?|current2=y|new2=?|reason=why}}
Requested move 21 June 2021
  • Wikipedia:Requested moves → ?
  • y → ?
– why Example (talk) 04:28, 21 June 2021 (UTC)
Commenting on a requested move
All editors are welcome to contribute to the discussion regarding a requested page move. There are a number of standards that Wikipedians should practice in such discussions:
  • When editors recommend a course of action, they write Support or Oppose in bold text, which is done by surrounding the word with three single quotes on each side, e.g. '''Support'''.
  • Comments or recommendations are added on a new bulleted line (that is, starting with *) and signed by adding ~~~~ to the end. Responses to another editor are threaded and indented using multiple bullets.
  • The article itself should be reviewed before any recommendation is made; do not base recommendations solely on the information supplied by other editors. It may also help to look at the article's edit history. However, please read the earlier comments and recommendations, as well as prior move requests. They may contain relevant arguments and useful information.
  • Vested interests in the article should be disclosed per Wikipedia:Conflict of interest#How to disclose a COI.
When participating, please consider the following:
  • Editors should make themselves familiar with the article titling policy at Wikipedia:Article titles.
  • Other important guidelines that set forth community norms for article titles include Wikipedia:Disambiguation​, specific naming conventions, and the manual of style.
  • The debate is not a vote; please do not make recommendations that are not sustained by arguments.
  • Explain how the proposed article title meets or contravenes policy and guidelines rather than merely stating that it does so.
  • Nomination already implies that the nominator supports the name change, and nominators should refrain from repeating this recommendation on a separate bulleted line.[a]
  • Do not make conflicting recommendations. If you change your mind, use strike-through to retract your previous statement by enclosing it between <s> and </s> after the bullets, and de-bold the struck words, as in "• SupportOppose".
Please remember that reasonable editors will sometimes disagree, but that arguments based in policy, guidelines, and evidence have more weight than unsupported statements. When an editor offers an argument that does not explain how the move request is consistent with policies and guidelines, a reminder to engage in constructive, on-topic discussion may be useful. On the other hand, a pattern of responding to requests with groundless opinion, proof by assertion, and ignoring content guidelines may become disruptive. If a pattern of disruptive behavior persists after efforts are made to correct the situation through dialogue, please consider using a dispute resolution process.
Closing a requested move
Any uninvolved editor in good standing may close a move request. Please read the closing instructions for information on how to close a move request. The Simple guide to closing RM discussions details how to actually close a requested move discussion.
Relisting a requested move
Relisting a discussion moves the request out of the backlog up to the current day in order to encourage further input. The decision to relist a discussion is best left to uninvolved experienced editors upon considering, but declining, to close the discussion. In general, discussions should not be relisted more than once before properly closing.[b] Users relisting a debate which has already been relisted, or relisting a debate with a substantial discussion, should write a short explanation on why they did not consider the debate sufficient to close. While there is no consensus forbidding participation in a requested move discussion after relisting it, many editors consider it an inadvisable form of supervote. If you want to relist a discussion and then participate in it, be prepared to explain why you think it was appropriate.
Relisting can be done using, which automatically includes the relister's signature, and which must be placed at the very end of the initial request after the move requester's signature (and subsequent relisters' signatures). When a discussion has been relisted a bot partially underlines the "Discuss" link in the lists of debates: (Discuss).
When a relisted discussion reaches a resolution, it may be closed at any time according to the closing instructions; there is no required length of time to wait before closing a relisted discussion.
If discussion has become stale, or it seems that discussion would benefit from more input of editors versed in the subject area, consider more widely publicizing the discussion, such as by notifying WikiProjects of the discussion using the template {{RM notification}}. Banners placed at the top of the talk page hosting the move request can often be used to identify WikiProjects suitable for notification.
Notes
  1. ^ A nominator making a procedural nomination with which they may not agree is free to add a bulleted line explaining their actual position. Additional detail, such as sources, may also be provided in an additional bullet point if its inclusion in the nomination statement would make the statement unwieldy. Please remember that the entire nomination statement is transcluded into the list on this page.
  2. ^ Despite this, discussions are occasionally relisted more than once.
Current discussions
This section lists all requests filed or identified as potentially controversial which are currently under discussion.
Do not attempt to edit this list manually; a bot will automatically update the page soon after the {{subst:Requested move}} template is added to the discussion on the relevant talk page. The entry is removed automatically soon after the discussion is closed.
To make a change to an entry, make the change on the linked talk page.
This list is also available in a page-link-first format and in table format. 34 discussions have been relisted, indicated by (Discuss)
June 21, 2021
(Discuss)Benjamin Franklin GordonB. Frank Gordon – While doing some research for articles about Price's Raid and other topics, I've noticed that Gordon is usually referred to a "B. Frank Gordon" or "Frank Gordon" rather than Benjamin Franklin Gordon. Searches seem to confirm my impression that "B. Frank Gordon" is how Gordon is most commonly referred, so unless my instinct on what he's most commonly referred to as is wrong, I think WP:COMMONNAME supports B. Frank Gordon as the title. Hog Farm Talk 03:12, 21 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of songs recorded by Taylor SwiftList of songs written by Taylor Swift – It makes much more sense for the page to be songs Swift, a singer-songwriter, has written rather than songs she has recorded. If the page is moved, 17 songs would be removed (the covers of songs she has done), but that would open up the door for all the unreleased songs she has written (and there are many more than 17 of them) to be included, which makes much more sense, as the covers didn't do much for her career, but the five years of songwriting Swift did before releasing an album basically started her career. D🐶ggy54321 (let's chat!) 02:15, 21 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)ASF MexicoAmerican School Foundation – Use the evident WP:COMMONNAME. At "ASF Mexico" this could be confused with Superior Auditor of the Federation (Spanish acronym ASF). Sammi Brie (she/her • tc) 00:57, 21 June 2021 (UTC)
June 20, 2021
(Discuss)CodognéCodognè – The official name of the comune as used by the Gazzetta Ufficiale, the official organ of the Republic (page 17); the Istituto Nazionale di Statistica, the national statistical institute (e.g., this downloadable csv file), the comune itself, and its website, hosted by the Regione Veneto. In English-language sources, Scholar gives about 135 results for Codognè, about 44 for Codogné. Note: judging by the discussion above, this has been a bone of contention for some time. Justlettersandnumbers (talk) 21:09, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)HakkariHakkari (historical region) – These topics are not distinguished enough as both of them could be spelled either way. Along with Hakkari (electoral district), Hakkâri Province, Emirate of Hakkâri (all of which might be called just "Hakkari" in context), they should be listed on a Hakkari dab page. (t · c) buidhe 20:52, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
HakkâriHakkâri (city)
(Discuss)Township High School District 211 transgender student incidentsTownship High School District 211 transgender student locker room access controversies – More accurately describes what this article is about. "Incidents" is not the correct word because the subject is more notable for the ensuing controversies than the literal moment that the students were denied access. It is necessary to add "locker room access" to clarify the reasons for the controversy. Additionally, most headlines about the story include the words "transgender" and "locker room".
 Mysterymanblue 
23:45, 12 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 19:50, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Asemapäällikönhovi BuildingAsemapäällikönhovi – There is no need to explicitly state that it is a building in the title. The name of the building is enough. JIP | Talk 19:44, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Hawaiian earringInfinite earring space – The use of "Hawaiian" in Hawaiian earring originated in the 1950's to identify this space as being "exotic." It has no apparent connection to Hawaiian mathematicians. This particular use of "Hawaiian earring" perpetuations the association of Hawaii and Hawaiian native culture with that which is exotic. This kind of association is no longer acceptable. Moreover, this usage is not universally used in mathematics and there is substantial momentum to do away with it. The term "Hawaiian" no longer has a place being the title term for this page. The title of this page should be changed to "Infinite earring" or "Infinite earring space" and all instances of Hawaiian, perhaps with an exception of a remark clarifying the evolution of the name, should be removed. It is clear that the opposition has not attempted to actually parse mathematics references and has only conducted a quick internet search of the term "Hawaiian earring" which will obviously pull up the many references that do use this term. This space is called the "infinite earring" on Section 71 of James Munkres' book "Topology." This is the most commonly used textbook for teaching topology. This space is called the "shrinking wedge of circles" in Alan Hatcher's standard book "Algebraic topology." Some older texts use "clamshell." The term "Hawaiian earring" is indeed popular but is not standard. Jtbrazas (talk) 18:10, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Harry PatonHarry Paton (rugby union) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC​Joeykai (talk) 17:23, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Jonathan Gómez (American soccer)Jonathan Gómez (soccer, born 2003) – disambiguate by birth year as he has represented both United States and Mexico at youth level Joeykai (talk) 17:14, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Norman CampbellNorman Campbell (director) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [1]Joeykai (talk) 17:11, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Adelino Batista da Silva NetoAdelino Batista – There is no other article with this specific name. The current disambiguation page can be either moved to Adelino Batista (disambiguation) or simply deleted - I can leave a distinguish note at the top of the article. Paul Vaurie (talk) 17:02, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
Adelino Batista → ?
(Discuss)Víctor GuzmánVíctor Guzmán (footballer, born 1995) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC Joeykai (talk) 16:59, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Manja (town)Manja, India – The qualifier is ambiguous, because Manja, Madagascar is also a town. Manja (town) should be a redirect to DAB page Manja, tagged as {{R from incomplete disambiguation}}. (I would prefer Manja, Assam as title, but WP:NCIND disagrees with me.) I checked the inlinks before posting here; the few there are relate to the town in India. If the move is made, {{ping}} me and I will WP:FIXDABLINKS. Narky Blert (talk) 16:58, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)President of the Republic of ChinaPresident of Taiwan – Per the two discussions above Uaat (talk) 16:08, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Template:Infobox canada province symbolsTemplate:Infobox Canada province symbols – Spelling. ~~~~
User:1234qwer1234qwer4 (talk) 15:23, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Dark LordDark lord – Per WP:LOWERCASE, to match usage in article body. Lord Belbury (talk) 15:21, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)CarryMinatiAjey Nagar – He is known on the Internet (YouTube) by the name CarryMinati. His social media handles, such as Instagram, Twitter, etc. are under the name Ajay Nagar (Display name other than username) (Meaning: He proclaims himself as Ajey Nagar). –– 𝚅𝚁𝙹𝙱𝚊𝚗𝚍𝚑𝚞 14:16, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Bone disease – This page is merely a list of bone diseases, which I think fits better as a category on its own, possibly as subcategory under Musculoskeletal disorders. Thoughts? 𐩘
Datapass
talkcontribs 13:21, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Neha BajpaiShabana Raza – As per the discussion above and WP:COMMONNAME, with Shabana Raza of 124,000 results vs Neha Bajpai of 27,000 results. The Google News also results in 4,780 vs 43 as of this writing. -- DaxServer (talk) 11:46, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Animation in South KoreaSouth Korean animation – Changing the name of the page would just align it with similar pages like "Chinese animation", "Taiwanese animation", & "North Korean animation". The current name of the page doesn't make sense when it doesn't match the other ones. AquilaXIII (talk) 08:42, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)PastoralismPastoralism (mobile) – I can see many incorrect incoming links to this article, which should be directed to Pastoral farming. I suggest changing Pastoralism into a redirect to the DAB Pastoralist. Laterthanyouthink (talk) 07:31, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Josiah Marvel, Jr.Josiah Marvel Jr. – Per Wikipedia:Naming conventions (people), commas aren't included. 2601:241:300:B610:C525:9DDB:EA02:3B5B (talk) 03:36, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Seung Woo Choi (fighter)Seung Woo Choi – The fighter's page has more substantially more views while the cyclist's page has zero views most days. HeinzMaster (talk) 03:32, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
Choi Seung-wooChoi Seung-woo (cyclist)
(Discuss)Matungao, Lanao del NorteMatungao – Per updated WP:MOSPHIL. A uniquely-named municipality that doesn't need provincial name disambiguation. JWilz12345
(Talk|Contrib's.)
01:41, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)David Wotherspoon (footballer, born 1990)David Wotherspoon (soccer, born 1990) – per WP:NCSP; If the person is American, Canadian, or Australian, use (soccer). Joeykai (talk) 01:13, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Vicente Gómez (football manager)Vicente Gómez (footballer, born 1971)WP:COMMONNAME for both is just "Vicente Gómez", neither use maternal surnames professionally. Both were at some point professional footballers, so they should be disambiguated as per WP:NCSP. Ortizesp (talk) 00:10, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
Vicente Gómez UmpiérrezVicente Gómez (footballer, born 1988)
(Discuss)Borja Gómez PérezBorja GómezWP:COMMONNAME is just "Borja Gómez", doesn't use maternal surname professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, all on page. Ortizesp (talk) 00:08, 20 June 2021 (UTC)
June 19, 2021
(Discuss)Cam Anthony (singer)Cam Anthony – This is the same subject as the redirect title. BD2412 T 22:21, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Washington's BirthdayPresidents' Day – "Presidents' Day" is clearly the WP:COMMONNAME for the holiday. According to this ngram, since approximately 1995, "Presidents' Day" or some variation on it has been more common in English books than "Washington's Birthday". Additionally, in the year 2020, news articles mentioning "Presidents' Day" were approximately five times more frequent than news articles mentioning "Washington's Birthday". You can also see that most of the articles mentioning "Washington's Birthday" note that the holiday is popularly called "Presidents' Day", and that many only use the phrase "Washington's Birthday" as part of a description of what "Presidents' Day" celebrates. For example, the The Washington Post said that the holiday is "generally called" Presidents' Day here, and CNN used "Washington's Birthday" as a reference to the reason we celebrate the holiday rather than the name of the holiday itself here. I'll also note that per Wikipedia:Official names, we should not give too much weight to the subject's official name.
 Mysterymanblue 
19:58, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)2016–2021 Iranian Insurgency2016–2021 Iranian protests – This article is about protests, not an insurgency. Charles Essie (talk) 15:58, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Swara BhaskarSwara Bhaskerhttps://www.instagram.com/reallyswara​https://twitter.com/ReallySwara She spells her name this way, so let's respect her choice. Appu (talk) 15:57, 19 June 2021 (UTC) Appu (talk) 15:57, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Waterson–CarthyWaterson:CarthyWaterson:Carthy was the original name of this page, and was moved without discussion for reasons which appear bogus. The name with the colon separator is the one used consistently by the band themselves and by informed commentators. For example see every one of their seven album covers viewable from their Musicbrainz discography, the consistent usage throughout the WP article itself, the Allmusic reference in the article, reviews in major newspapers such as [2] and [3] (though they add a space after the colon for their own Guardian style reasons), the major discography at Mainly Norfolk. I will go on if necessary, but I think those examples demonstrate that the original article title is not only the official title but the title most commonly used. Monxton (talk) 15:08, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)KOOVEE (ice hockey)Koovee (ice hockey) – This article seems to be the only place to spell the team's name in all caps. The article Koovee writes the club's name with normal capitalisation, as do every single interwiki article and the team's own website (with the exception of the page header). JIP | Talk 14:24, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Nemanja Nikolić (footballer, born 1987)Nemanja Nikolics – Please place your rationale for the proposed move here. Governor Sheng (talk) 14:00, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Adi ParashaktiMahadevi – As per suggestion by User:Redtigerxyz,
The Supreme Goddess is known by various names - Devi (proper noun), Mahadevi, Shakti, Adi Shakti, Adi Parashakti. Suggest a merge with Mahadevi and rename this as Mahadevi (as David Kinsley and Tracy Pintchman call her).
— User:Redtigerxyz (originally answered on Talk:Adi Parashakti#Name
There is hardly a WP:RS which refers the goddess with the name "Adi Parashakti". However, many sources refer the supreme goddess as Mahadevi. Eg. [4], [5], [6], [7], [8] The article Adi Parashakti should be renamed as Mahadevi, as per WP: Common name. Regards,
.245CMR.
👥📜 12:10, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Crunchyroll SASCrunchyroll EMEA – The current article describes Crunchyroll's business in Europe as a whole, rather than the business of Crunchyroll SAS, which is the French subsidiary of Crunchyroll. Kaze Germany, Anime on Demand, Eye See Movies, and AV Visionen are not subsidiaries of Crunchyroll SAS (as listed on the article currently), but are instead subsidiaries of Crunchyroll SA, a Crunchyroll subsidiary based in Switzerland (formerly Viz Media Switzerland) (see impressum). As such, I think it is better to have the page as Crunchyroll EMEA to encompass Crunchyroll's European business as a whole, rather than titling it the French subsidiary Crunchyroll SAS, which technically only encompasses the French-speaking business, and excludes Crunchyroll SA, who owns those companies/brands that I just listed. As for the title, Crunchyroll uses the name "Crunchyroll EMEA" in the original press release of their rebrand. If anybody is confused by what I mean, the German Wikipedia article for Crunchyroll has a chart which may help explain how the company is structured. In showing this though, I am not using this as evidence, rather I am using this to help clarify my point. tenshibeat (talk|contribs) 08:20, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Tugaya, Lanao del SurTugaya – Per updated WP:MOSPHIL. A uniquely-named municipality that doesn't need provincial name disambiguation. JWilz12345
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(Discuss)Pualas, Lanao del SurPualas – Per updated WP:MOSPHIL. A uniquely-named municipality that doesn't need provincial name disambiguation. JWilz12345
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(Discuss)ZionSpartanDarshan Upadhyaya – Restore older title. Darshan has mercurially switched between two screennames a lot, and he hasn't been playing as ZionSpartan for ~6 months. Rather than continue chasing down the latest screenname, just use his name instead. Disagree with earlier RM nom's comment on WP:COMMONNAME - some of this player's biggest successes and highest points of notability were while playing under the screenname "Darshan" (see this 2016 article that never uses "ZionSpartan" for example). SnowFire (talk) 07:14, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Maria LarkFeodor Lark – Subject has transitioned from female to male and the article title should reflect the name change. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 2a01:4c8:c89:486b:18bd:c24:ffbb:725b (talk) 03:19, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)You Signed Up for ThisYou Signed Up For This – It is frustrating that some people who insist on the page being titled 'You Signed Up for This' seem to be illiterate because they love to cite MOS:TITLECAPS but have not actually read the full details. The Wikipedia style in MOS:TITLECAPS recognises that exceptions can be made for prepositions in the titles of media even if they are under 5 letters long. Page note [f] of MOS:TITLECAPS states that prepositions such as the word 'for' in album titles can be capitalised if they are a "mid-title preposition, and is found capitalized in almost all independent sources". In this instance, the word 'for' in the album title meets those criteria. It does not make any sense whatsoever to have the album title capitalised differently specifically for this article when all words of the title have been correctly capitalised in every independent source discussing the album. Lone Wikipedia editors should not be able to change the album title in stark contrast to the overwhelming consensus of the title in the media simply because it's their personal opinion and they feel entitled for it to happen. You can't change the name of the album so the page should therefore follow the name of the album exactly, except in cases where the album title is in all caps which should then should revert to using title case. Wikipedia is built on consensus and there has been a clear consensus established by all independent sources that are wilfully being ignored. Secondly, the album title is You Signed Up For This, not 'You Signed Up for This'. You Signed Up For This is the way the title is stylised on the album cover itself and in official listings on music services and retailers. For those dismissing the official stylisation of the album as irrelevant, you should look at the page for the David Bowie album Heroes which is titled '"Heroes" (David Bowie album)'. On the album's cover, 'Heroes' is put in quotation marks and the name of the article follows what is on the cover. For consistency, You Signed Up For This should also follow the capitalisation clearly displayed on its album cover rather than there being two different and incongruent capitalisations of the title that are shown side-by-side. Those seeking to wrongly capitalise the title are trying to overwrite what the artist intended when the album cover clearly shows every word in the title capitalised. Thirdly, the album title is You Signed Up For This and it should follow title case outlined by the AP Stylebook which clearly states that all words are capitalised with the exception of specifically linking words such as 'and', 'the' and 'or'. The aforementioned words are passive words that link nouns together whereas 'For' in the album title is an active word that describes intention or direction such as signing up for something with clear purpose. This move request should not be controversial when it simply seeks this article to be consistent when capitalising the album title both in this Wikipedia article, the capitalisation clearly visible on the album cover and the capitalisation used by all sources. Novaredanttalk 02:49, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Louise Allen (American actress)Louise Allen (actress)Louise Allen (actress) currently redirects to the British actress Alice May, but contrary to the Wikipedia article (which is not a reliable source) and the many sources that mirror Wikipedia content, Alice May appears to have never been "known" as Louise Allen, as an actress or otherwise: the name may be a simple mistake: A 2003 biography of Alice May (p. 201, note for p. 115) states, regarding the 1881 census: "The modern transcription of this document has her first name as Louise rather than Alice. This appears to be a mis-reading of deciphering the original handwriting... A search for a possible "Louise" or "Louisa" May has yielded no results." A single misread in a primary document is no basis for a primary topic. Thus, the only actress with a Wikipedia article who is commonly and reliably called Louise Allen is the American actress. --Animalparty! (talk) 01:46, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)1969 Maryland special gubernatorial election1969 Maryland gubernatorial special election – For consistency with the other entries listed in Category:United States gubernatorial special elections. 2601:241:300:B610:E93F:DCA5:A0F2:91B0 (talk) 00:40, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Antonio Gómez PérezAntonio Gómez (footballer, born 1973)WP:COMMONNAME for both is just "Antonio Gómez", don't use full legal names professionally. Disambiguate as per standard at WP:NCSP. Ortizesp (talk) 00:32, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
Antonio Gómez RoldánAntonio Gómez (footballer, born 1992)
(Discuss)Agustín Gómez PagólaAgustín Gómez (footballer, born 1922)WP:COMMONNAME is just "Agustín Gómez", doesn't use maternal surname professionaly. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3. Ortizesp (talk) 00:28, 19 June 2021 (UTC)
June 18, 2021
(Discuss)Search engineWeb search engine – According to lead Eurohunter (talk) 22:40, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Ricardo Rodríguez (footballer)Ricardo Rodriguez (footballer) – Surname appears to be spelt without the diacritic. His club and national team websites spell his surname without the diacritics, as does FIFA's 2018 World Cup squad list (FIFA's squad lists tend to be accurate with spellings) and the subject's Instagram page. The name is typically spelt with the diacritic in Spanish-speaking countries but seemingly not in the subject's native Switzerland. Mattythewhite (talk) 21:54, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)2021 Hialeah shootingEl Mula Banquet Hall shooting – Considering the closure of the last WP:RM discussion, the suggested title seems to have been a popular alternative and I can get behind that. Love of Corey (talk) 06:31, 8 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 21:14, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Hardcore (punk rock and heavy metal subgenre)Beatdown hardcore – The move to Hardcore (punk rock and heavy metal subgenre) was entirely discussed, and this current name makes very little sense: 1. "Hardcore" is well established as an umbrella term to encompass hardcore punk and it's subgenres. 2. "Hardcore" is more commonly used to refer to hardcore punk than it is a "punk rock and heavy metal subgenre". This name seems like a massive conflation sources using ambiguous language when there is legitimate sources discussing the genre, just doing so under the sourced alternate names. I believe of the sourced names for this "Beatdown hardcore" is the WP:COMMON as it turns up 89,300 results on Google, compared to "tough guy hardcore" with 66,600 and "moshcore" with 80,100. Issan Sumisu (talk) 06:11, 8 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 21:14, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Assassination of Talat PashaAssassination of Talaat Pasha – Per WP:CONSUB, the name of the pasha should match the title of his article in this sub-article's title. This move has been mooted before here and here, but the article creator objects. I do not have an opinion on which spelling is best, only that article and sub-article ought to match. Srnec (talk) 00:08, 10 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 21:09, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Calhoun MansionWilliams Mansion – The owner of the home recently returned the mansion to its original name given the prior name's connection to John C. Calhoun: [9]. I wanted to gather consensus if the name for the article should also be changed therefore. Even though the Williams Mansion is now the official name, the Calhoun Mansion remains in common usage. Presidentman talk · contribs (Talkback) 21:11, 9 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 21:08, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Black Lives Matter street muralBlack Lives Matter street mural (Indianapolis) – This title should redirect to List of Black Lives Matter street murals. There are several "Black Lives Matter street murals". AllegedlyHuman (talk) 20:35, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)TanglewoodTanglewood, Massachusetts – The music center is not the clear primary topic for "Tanglewood", nor is there a primary topic at all. ZXCVBNM (TALK) 20:35, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Tanglewood (disambiguation)Tanglewood
(Discuss)DatabaseDatabase (computing) – To better reflect the current scope of that article; database would remain as a redirect to Database (computing); a hatnote would alert the reader: "Database" redirects here; for the general concept, see "Data". We already have separate articles for Data and Data (computing). Then the categorization could be similarly refined, moving Category:Databases to Category:Databases (computing), leaving in the parent Category:Databases general instances such as Category:Databases by country and Category:Databases by subject. fgnievinski (talk) 20:06, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)California Polytechnic State UniversityCalifornia Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo – This article was moved from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo to California Polytechnic State University in August 2012. While technically unambiguous, this could easily be confused with the California State Polytechnic University in Pomona; both are commonly referred to as Cal Poly. The California State University website gives the name of the college as California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Searching "Cal Poly" on Google gives results related to both CPSLO and CPP. In addition, all California State Universities with the exception of the Maritime Academy are commonly referred to by their city names. Crossover1370 (talk | contribs) 19:40, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)People of EthiopiaEthiopians – The demonym Ethiopian is more common and practical than the artificial, longer, and rarely used phrase "people of Ethiopia. This would also match with similar articles like Eritreans and DjiboutiansRiverNile1 (talk) 19:08, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of presidents of Columbia UniversityPresident of Columbia University – Article was formerly a bare list, but I think it is more appropriate now to change the title of the article to that of the office, a la the page on the President of Harvard University. alphalfalfa(talk) 19:03, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Haris SeferovićHaris Seferovic – Name appears to be spelt without the diacritic. His club and national team websites spell his name without the diacritic, as does the subject himself on his Instagram page. The name is spelt with the diacritic in its place of origin but apparently not in the subject's native Switzerland. Mattythewhite (talk) 18:55, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)KKR (disambiguation)KKR – Per recent discussion at Talk:Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, KKR is sufficiently ambiguous that the disambiguation page, rather than a primary redirect, is the best target. 162 etc. (talk) 18:35, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Cristián GutiérrezCristián Gutiérrez (soccer, born 1997) – Two footballers with the same name, with the only difference being an accent in the first name. Propose to disambiguate as above. Note the first is a Canadian-Chilean who was born in Canada, has represented Chile U20, but has been called up to the Canadian senior team a couple of times, including today being named to the Canadian preliminary roster for the 2021 Gold Cup and has already filed his FIFA one-time switch to be eligible for Canada. Since he is now only eligible for Canada due to the one-time switch, I chose to use soccer instead of footballer per WP:LANGVAR RedPatch (talk) 17:15, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Cristian GutiérrezCristian Gutiérrez (footballer, born 1994)
(Discuss)Port LaoisePortlaoise – The Town's name on all street signs,[10], [11], and in all government publications is Portlaoise. Port Laoise is one of several Irish translations, albeit the most prominent Irish translation used by CIE and above Portlaoise on street signs. Berocca Addict (talk) 12:06, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Open-shop schedulingOpen shop scheduling – Remove the dash, for consistency with similar pages job shop scheduling and flow shop scheduling. Erel Segal (talk) 10:28, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Effects unitAudio effect – The scope of this article goes far beyond just effects units (the physical electronic devices). Most of the coverage is about audio effects - filters, distortion, delay, reverb and so on - which can be applied with both physical units and software. This article can cover all that under the umbrella term "audio effect". Popcornfud (talk) 09:28, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Audio effectAudio effect (disambiguation)
(Discuss)Hampshire BowlHampshire Bowl (rugby union) – Hampshire Bowl is also a valid name for the cricket ground, as an alternative, non-sponsored name, see BBC, Visit Hampshire, ICC, Wio news. The rugby union tournament is a local county tournament, whereas the cricket ground is an international cricket ground, hosting international matches sometimes under the Hampshire Bowl. Therefore, I believe that we should move the rugby union tournament, and redirect Hampshire Bowl to Rose Bowl (cricket ground) (with a hatnote on the latter page). I believe that the current hatnotes don't suffice, as an overwhelming majority of people would be looking for the cricket ground not the rugby union tournament. Joseph2302 (talk) 08:34, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)2021 t20 Blast2021 T20 Blast – Firstly, the main tournament article T20 Blast itself uses "T" in capital letter. searching on Google with t20 blast, I am seeing that most of the sites use the word "T20 Blast", nowhere seeing the existence of "t20 blast". And secondly, even the sources which are cited in the article use the word "T20 Blast", such as- [12], [13] and [14] etc. So, I think that T20 Blast is the common name which most people refer to. Thanks. — A.A Prinon  Leave a dialogue 07:44, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Michael PageMichael Page (disambiguation) – As shown by the views, the fighter Michael Page gets the vast majority off the views, with the other pages only ever reaching single digit counts. Likewise, some of the other Michael Pages are redirects to other pages. HeinzMaster (talk) 06:15, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Michael Page (fighter)Michael Page
(Discuss)Roland Varga (footballer)Roland Varga – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [15] Joeykai (talk) 05:24, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Roland VargaRoland Varga (disambiguation)
(Discuss)Denis Makarov (footballer)Denis Makarov – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [16] Joeykai (talk) 05:18, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Denis Makarov → ?
(Discuss)Stefan IlsankerStefan Ilsanker (luger) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views Joeykai (talk) 05:11, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)B-BoyB-Boy (wrestler)B-boy and B-girl are the primary topic, primary redirects to Breakdancing. These similarly named articles should be disambiguated. 162 etc. (talk) 05:02, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Stefan Ristovski (footballer, born February 1992)Stefan Ristovski – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [17]Joeykai (talk) 04:51, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Stefan Ristovski → ?
(Discuss)Álvaro Gómez MartínÁlvaro Gómez (footballer)WP:COMMONNAME is just "Álvaro Gómez", doesn't use maternal surname professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, all on page. Ortizesp (talk) 04:43, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Emilio Gómez GallardoEmilio Gómez (footballer)WP:COMMONNAME is just "Emilio Gómez" or just "Emilio" doesn't use maternal surname professionally. Source on page: 1, 2. Ortizesp (talk) 04:41, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Aleksandr Sobolev (footballer, born 1997)Aleksandr Sobolev – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC based on page views [18] Joeykai (talk) 04:39, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Aleksandr Sobolev → ?
(Discuss)Jan Bednarek (footballer)Jan Bednarek – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [19] Joeykai (talk) 04:36, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Jan Bednarek → ?
(Discuss)James Forrest (footballer)James Forrest (footballer, born 1991) – incomplete disambiguation; avoid confusion with James Forrest (footballer, born 1894)Joeykai (talk) 04:34, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Jimmy ForrestJimmy Forrest (musician) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC​Joeykai (talk) 04:32, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Jon McLaughlinJon McLaughlin (musician) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views Joeykai (talk) 04:03, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Tom Lockyer (footballer)Tom Lockyer – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [20] Joeykai (talk) 04:01, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Tom Lockyer → ?
(Discuss)Sam LongSam Long (footballer) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [21] Joeykai (talk) 03:59, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Holy Holy (Australian band)Holy Holy – I believe the band in question could reasonably be determined as the primary topic. The song is barely above a stub, and I believe preference for the base title should be given to the Australian band. Please advise. Sean Stephens (talk) 01:37, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
Holy HolyHoly Holy (song)
June 17, 2021
(Discuss)Asian-American studiesAsian American studiesWP:COMMONNAME is without hyphen. Was previously moved with minimal discussion. Also discussed in MOS talk page. — Caorongjin (talk) 20:24, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Afar RegionAfar region – In line with the recent consensus at Talk:Oromia region, since sources don't mostly capitalize the word region in the names or descriptions of these regions (which do have other longer official proper names), and per WP:NCCAPS and MOS:CAPS, we should also not cap these. Dicklyon (talk) 23:23, 28 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. BD2412 T 18:47, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Sakoura MansaMansa Sakura – The spelling "Sakoura Mansa" turns up almost exclusively results related to this Wiki page, and has only three results on Google Scholar, only one of which is an actual scholarly source. "Mansa Sakoura" has six results, "Sakura Mansa" three results, one of which is a duplicate and all of which are actually "...Sakura, Mansa...", and "Mansa Sakura" has 17 results. As far as I can tell Sakoura is the Francophone spelling, but as we are an English wiki we should use the Anglophone spelling Sakura. Google Ngrams only turns up results for "Mansa Sakura". Ornithopsis (talk) 18:38, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Kīla (Buddhism)PhurbaPhurba is the most well-known term used for this implement. That is because use of the phurba is primarily restricted to Tibetan Buddhism and maybe Japanese (Shingon), but its Indian Buddhist equivalent, kila, hasn't been natively used for centuries. There is also a dispute as to whether the implement is native to Tibet or not. Those biased toward the "not" tend to use the term kila, although it's not in current usage in Tibetan or other Buddhism. So it's not an WP:NPOV title. (This article also had a fork of Vajrakilaya in it, due to the position of the editor who created this article, which has since been separated out to where it belongs.) Skyerise (talk) 17:26, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Rafael TolóiRafael Toloi – Appears to be the correct spelling of the subject's name. The websites for his current club and national team spell his name without the diacritic. The subject also spells his name without the diacritic on his Instagtram page. Mattythewhite (talk) 15:46, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Winston Boogie Smith protests2021 Uptown Minneapolis unrest – I propose moving the article to 2021 Uptown Minneapolis unrest. The current title of the article no longer seems to fit the course of events, which includes a reaction to the killing of Smith, looting in Uptown on June 4-5, the vehicle-ramming attack on June 13, dual memorialization of Smith and Knajdek, and the repeated effort of demonstrators to occupy a portion of a street. The events have been heavily localized, according to cited sources, on a several block stretch of West Lake Street in the Uptown neighborhood of Minneapolis, with sources covering the highly localized economic impact of the events to the Uptown area. Also, the title 2021 Uptown Minneapolis unrest follows the when-where-what format. Many headlines cited in the article reference "Uptown" or "Uptown Minneapolis" (a common name for the area that distinguishes it from the many Uptowns in other cities) and use the words "protest", "looting", "unrest", "vandalism", etc. The term "unrest" is a broad and neutral way to convey the events there. The year "2021" helps distinguishes the ongoing unrest on Lake Street from the unrest that occurred during initial wave of George Floyd protests in Minneapolis–Saint Paul in 2020. Some content currently in the article that took place outside of Uptown could move to the reaction section of Killing of Winston Boogie Smith, if needed, to keep the article focused on events in Uptown. By comparison, the aftermath of the shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin is the Kenosha unrest. Minnemeeples (talk) 14:14, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Turraeanthus africanaTurraeanthus africanus – The latter name was once regarded as a misspelling, but it may be the other ways around. Please see the ICN (ed. 2017, Art. 62.2 (c)), which supports T. africanus and please also note that databases such as Plants of the World Online (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew), Tropicos.org (Missouri Botanical Garden) and GRIN-Global (United States Department of Agriculture accept Turraeanthus africanus indeed. Eryk Kij (talk) 10:51, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)National Stadium, WarsawStadion Narodowy – . I wonder if the site should not be moved; and should not get the name "Stadion Narodowy". Why? All articles about stadiums in Poland have Polish names (see: Stadion Wojska Polskiego, Stadion Miejski (Tychy), Stadion Gdańsk, etc.). In addition - it would fit in with the name of the nearby metro station: Stadion Narodowy metro station. However, it is too large an object to simply move the name - so I am asking you for your opinion. CzeCze11 (talk) 08:12, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Chemik / Zawisza BydgoszczChemik/Zawisza Bydgoszcz – The club name goes without spaces before and after the slash ([22]). Unfortunately, the system prevents me from transferring the name myself. CzeCze11 (talk) 07:48, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Black Sea RaidBlack Sea raid – No consistent capitalization in reliable sources, per MOS:CAPS (t · c) buidhe 07:09, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Tuvan throat singingKhoomei – The technique does not appear to be unique to Tuvans; in fact it appears to be more commonly associated with Mongolia. Much of the article also describes more of Mongolian rather than Tuvan singing. It would make more sense to use the common name; otherwise "Mongolian throat singing" would also do fine. NoNews! 06:45, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
Khoomei → ?
(Discuss)New LiberalsNew Liberals (Germany) – No evidence of WP:PRIMARYTOPIC over New Liberals (Australia). AllegedlyHuman (talk) 02:05, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Javier Gómez CifuentesRubio (footballer, born 1981)WP:COMMONNAME is just "Rubio", doesn't use full legal name professionally. Also matches pages Rubio (footballer, born 1995) and Rubio (footballer, born 1976). Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, all on page. Ortizesp (talk) 01:10, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Daniel Gómez AlcónDani Gómez (footballer, born 1998)WP:COMMONNAME for the first 2 footballer is just "Dani Gómez", don't use full legal name professionally. The third footballer needs further disambiguation, as the former two share the same legal name and are also footballers. Disambiguate to standard at WP:NCSP. Ortizesp (talk) 00:56, 17 June 2021 (UTC)
June 16, 2021
(Discuss)CalhounCalhoun (disambiguation)John C. Calhoun is the clear primary topic for "Calhoun" - pretty much every place here is named after him, and it's not like any of them have become that significant in their own right (for what it's worth, Calhoun gets about ten views per day, John C. Calhoun about 1000, and Calhoun, Georgia, the most populous city actually named Calhoun here - only about 100). It's very likely anyone arriving here is looking for information on John C. Calhoun. Elli (talk | contribs) 23:52, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Museum card (Finland)MuseokorttiMuseum card is a redirect to Museumkaart, a Dutch museum card instead of a Finnish one. If the Dutch card can use its native name, why not the Finnish one as well? Museum card could then be made to a disambig page. JIP | Talk 22:26, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Timeabout,TimeaboutWikipedia:Manual of Style/Titles#Typographic effects lullabying (talk) 21:29, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)South Africa national football teamSouth Africa national soccer team – The past arguments against moving the page two or three years ago are not as strong as they once were. Australia's governing body is called Football Australia but the page is titled: Australia national soccer team as that is the most popular term in the country, like is the case in South Africa. The page for association football in South Africa uses the term "soccer," and if the name for this page were moved, it would provide for greater uniformity. Finally, the word "soccer" is the more popular term in South Africa and because the page requires the use of South African English and vernacular, it would make sense to change it to soccer. Iamawesomeautomatic (talk) 21:27, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)War in Iraq (2013–2017)War in Iraq (2014–2017) – Sources, media and people refer to the June 4 ISIL offensive in Iraq, in which ISIL fighters came from syria and expanded their territory in Iraq from controlling just Fallujah to 40% of Iraqi territory, as the beginning of the “war”. Most sources don’t date the beginning of the war in december 2013 when clashes broke out only in the towns of ramadi and fallujah. Here are articles that indicate the war begun in the 2014 june offensive: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/02/kurdish-leader-isis-conflict-iraq-iran/606502/ “ Kurdish fighters, called peshmerga, defended their territory from the ISIS onslaught in 2014”, https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-42291985 “ The jihadist group had seized large swathes of Syria and Iraq in 2014”, https://www.dw.com/en/iraq-declares-end-of-war-against-islamic-state/a-41724333 “IS rose to notoriety in 2014, when it captured large swathes of territory in Iraq and Syria, culminating in the sacking and occupation of Mosul.”, https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/12/9/iraqi-pm-abadi-declares-end-of-war-against-isil “The quick advance by ISIL in Iraq began in 2014.“ also “Saturday’s announcement marks the end of the three-year war to drive ISIL out of Iraq.” 3 minus 2017 equals 2014 which means the article says the war started in 2014. Ridax2020 (talk) 20:16, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Roar (American TV series)Roar (1997 TV series) – The first is needed per WP:NCTVUS now that Roar (upcoming TV series) is published, and I would WP:BOLDLY move it, but I was interested in the consensus on the latter, so a consolidated RM seemed appropriate. The current title is seems to conform to WP:NCTV as it is the only British page on Roar, but I wasn't sure if there was a desire for WP:CONDAB across the board. — 2pou (talk) 18:08, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
Roar (British TV series)Roar (2006 TV series)
(Discuss)The rise of the Islamic Courts Union2006 Somali warlord offensive – Current title is non-standard and violates WP:THE. The sources cited in the article do not use a specific name for this event, but they generally refer to the initiators of the offensive as "Somali warlords" so that is the title I am proposing. Open to other suggestions. Rublov (talk) 17:53, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)TitaniaTitania (A Midsummer Night's Dream) – Given that the Shakespearian character gets less than half of all long-term pageviews, and is not itself even the original use of the term, there is no clear primary topic for this term. This is only going to be exacerbated now that it has been announced that the Marvel Comics character will appear in the highly anticipated Disney+ She-Hulk TV series. The proposed disambiguator would match other ambiguous characters from the work (e.g., Lysander (A Midsummer Night's Dream), Puck (A Midsummer Night's Dream), and Helena (A Midsummer Night's Dream)). BD2412 T 17:43, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
Titania (disambiguation)Titania
(Discuss)Betway T20 ChallengeCSA T20 Challenge – Remove sponsor name, as per our long standing consensus for cricket league article names to exclude sponsor names. There seem to have been a number of undiscussed moves on this page, and so best to do this as a formal move request. But adding sponsor names violates WP:NOTADVERTISING​. And we don't usually use sponsor names in cricket tournaments e.g. Big Bash League, Women's Cricket Super League, discussion for Pakistani T20 leagues at Talk:2004–05 National Twenty20 Cup#Requested move 9 March 2021. Joseph2302 (talk) 14:40, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Magog (comics)Magog (DC Comics) – accurate naming convention per guidelines. NeoBatfreak (talk) 03:41, 9 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 13:10, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Tyne and Wear Metro rolling stockTyne and Wear Metrocar – An article has now been created at British Rail Class 555 about the new rolling stock that will replace the existing fleet. This page should therefore be moved to a more specific title, perhaps with a new general page replacing it at this title (akin to London Underground rolling stock), which includes reference not just to the passenger fleets, but also the engineering and ancilliary vehicles as well. Hammersfan (talk) 09:45, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)KingsmillKingsmill (geographical area) – I suggest we add disambiguation to this article, and redirect "Kingsmill" to Richard Kingsmill (with the hatnote {{Redirect|Kingsmill}} at the top of the page). Upon doing research, I noticed that a Google Search for this topic immediately turns up results for the radio presenter, with no results for the residential area. I believe Richard to be the primary topic for this name, which the page views tool seems to support, as his article has received significantly more page views over time. Sean Stephens (talk) 09:10, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)YSL RecordsYoung Stoner Life Records – In the official website, the label is called Young Stoner Life Records not just YSL Records. TheAmazingPeanuts (talk) 09:03, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Karl KruszelnickiDr. Karl – As the nickname is the common name for this topic. Various primary sources refer to him by this title: see here, here, and here. Sean Stephens (talk) 08:43, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Joy (Australian musician)Joy (musician) – Unnecessary disambiguation. Sean Stephens (talk) 07:33, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Zack RyderMatt Cardona – He was well known in WWE as Zack Ryder, but hes built a name for himself under his real name Matt Cardona, hes currently wrestling in Impact under his name, and since WWE holds the rights to the name Zack Ryder he won't be using it any time soon if ever again. HeelPerfection (talk) 06:53, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)PeplomerSpike protein – The article points this out (without a citation), but this really isn't the most common term in current use. Even limiting searches to 2018 or before, to exclude the flood of covid-related papers, Google Scholar gives 17,400 hits for the phrase "spike protein", compared to 2470 for peplomer, mostly older papers. Of course, if this really were the current common term for the proteins in question, the past year should have produced hundreds of peplomer papers, but there's only 4. Similarly, see the use-by-year graphs in pubmed for peplomer and "spike protein". And the overwhelming majority of related media coverage on topics like SARS-CoV-2 variants, vaccines, antigens, etc, has used "spike", making it the common name outside the scientific literature as well. Opabinia regalis (talk) 06:38, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Mincivan, ZangilanMincivan – Simplification, there is only one settlement with this name KHE'O (talk) 05:23, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Enforced disappearances in PakistanForced disappearances in Pakistan – consistency with main article forced disappearance (t · c) buidhe 04:54, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Magellan's circumnavigation → ? – As previously discussed the article title should be modified as it is misleading and not accurate. Magellan's expedition is one thing, other thing is the first circumnavigation of the Earth. This do not underestimate the great Magellan's legacy and achievements, i.e. succeeding the first expedition goal when finding the interoceanic passage through the Americas and then crossing the Pacific. The expedition was led by Magellan until his death in 1521, then others took command of it, ultimately Elcano, to continue the search for the Spice Islands, the expedition's ultimate goal achieved by Elcano. Only then the latter decided to return to Spain sailing westwards achieving the circumnavigation. Apart from any good reasons already provided here above, consider that Portugal and Spain have recently agreed to submit to the UNESCO a joint candidacy for the Magellan-Elcano expedition be granted the status of World Intangible cultural heritage. In any case Magellan's circumnavigation is not at all an option. I propose, considering all the above plus the insights provided in previous discussions above, to change the title to Magellan-Elcano Expedition. This outcome should settle the main controversies and issues at stake: 1. Ends the debate around the fact that Magellan did not achieve the circumnavigation but Elcano. 2. While Magellan led the expedition until his death, Elcano assumed command thereafter to complete the mission. 3. The event is today well known or depicted under that name 4. It follows the wikipedia practice of other articles on expeditions' titles which designate, precisely, the expedition name and not the outcome (see i.e. French Geodesic Mission to the Equator, Malaspina expedition, First voyage of James Cook, Expédition Particulière, United States Exploring Expedition, Challenger expedition, British Arctic Expedition or Great White Fleet Many thanks PLUS ULTRA CARLOS (talk) 03:45, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)PVC clothingPVC laminate – This cloth is commonly used for upholstery, wipe-clean tablecloths, raincoats, aprons and other protective clothing, bags, shoes, roll-up chessboards, etcetera. Much of the article is info relevant to the laminate textile in general (much potential content, too). Scope could reasonably be expanded. Name by analogy to polyurethane laminate article. HLHJ (talk) 03:27, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Asier Gomes ÁlvarezAsier GomesWP:COMMONNAME is just "Asier Gomes", doesn't use full legal name professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, all on page. Ortizesp (talk) 01:04, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Antonio Cristian Glauder GarcíaAntonio GlauderWP:COMMONNAME is just "Antonio Glauder", doesn't use full legal name professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, most on page. Ortizesp (talk) 01:02, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Loss of clerical state (Catholic Church)Loss of clerical state – Disambiguation not needed; there are no other articles with this title. Elizium23 (talk) 23:18, 2 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 00:43, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)The Island (Ninjago season)The Island (Ninjago miniseries) – This was originally believed to be a season despite being only 4 episodes in length. However, in recent days the lead writer for the show Bragi Schut commented that the subsequent season Seabound is numerically season 14, which clarified that The Island is not a numerical season in the show. This means that the current title is incorrect because it is not classed as a season. This change to the season numbering was applied to Ninjago (TV series) and List of Ninjago episodes with the source and has been generally accepted as the official status. Fieryninja (talk) 10:51, 24 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 00:39, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Matter (standard)Matter (connectivity standard) – More descriptive name [[User:|Quangson306]] (talk) 00:16, 16 June 2021 (UTC)
June 15, 2021
(Discuss)The entry of Chuvashia into the Russian stateAnnexation of Chuvashia by the Tsardom of Russia – By analogy with Annexation of Crimea by the Russian Empire. Rublov (talk) 22:07, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)The devil is in the detailThe devil is in the detailsNgrams shows that the plural form is much more common. (Note that "the" had to be omitted in the query because Ngrams doesn't allow more than 5 words per term.) It is also the form the article itself uses most frequently. Rublov (talk) 21:51, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)The biggest march of Chile → ? – Present title is an awkward direct translation from Spanish which does not appear to be used by English-language sources. Rublov (talk) 21:44, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Thomas MostynThomas Mostyn (sea captain) – Wikipedia has articles for other people called Thomas Mostyn, including two of the Mostyn baronets. There are references to other people called Thomas Mostyn in Wikipedia, including other members of the Mostyn of Mostyn Hall family, as well as the painter Thomas Edwin (Tom) Mostyn. None of these appear to be especially well known, from what I can see. A look through the "What links here" page found quite a few which referred to someone else, and I feel having the name point to a specific article contributed to these errors. I suggest making "Thomas Mostyn" a disambiguation page, and giving this one a more specific name. I took the name above from the start of the article, but alternative suggestions are welcome. Aoeuidhtns (talk) 20:31, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Passport of North MacedoniaNorth Macedonian passport – Literally every other such page seems to use the title format "COUNTRYNAME passport" or else "DEMONYM passport", and the page was moved without discussion from the title I'm proposing. The redirect prevents this from being simply undone.  - Sumanuil (talk) 19:21, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)The annulment of a marriage due to mistaken virginity2008 French mistaken virginity controversy – This article is about a specific incident rather than the general concept of annulling a marriage due to mistaken virginity. All the article's references are in French, so I do not think this event has an English-language WP:COMMONNAME. I am open to other suggestions. Rublov (talk) 17:42, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Catharina Belgica of Orange-NassauCountess Catharina Belgica of Nassau – That is what the article was named until very recently and it is in consonance with the articles of all of the subject's sisters that I have so far seen. M. Armando (talk) 16:55, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Bodhi TreeThe Bodhi tree – The inclusion of "The" can be used to distinguish between the one particular tree under which Gautama Buddha is said to have attained bodhi and the other trees that are called bodhi trees, e.g., all trees of the species Ficus religiosa or the trees that are direct descendants (e.g., the Mahabodhi tree or the Anandabodhi tree) or clones from cuttings (e.g., the Sri Maha Bodhi Tree or the Bodhi Tree in Honolulu) of the particular tree under which the Buddha sat. (See WP:THE: "If a term with a definite article has a different meaning with respect to the same term without the article, the term with the article can be used as the name of a Wikipedia article about that meaning.") Also, the sources are mixed about capitalization of "tree". So is the Wikipedia article. In fact most of the sources that I have checked use lowercase for "tree". Brittanica uses lowercase. The CNN article cited in the first sentence does too. In a web search, many instances that capitalize the word "tree" are doing so for the names of institutions and enterprises rather than for the name of this particular tree (e.g., Bodhi Tree Bookstore, Bodhi Tree Salon & Spa, Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort, Bodhi Tree Juice Co., Bodhi Tree Massage and Skincare, Bodhi Tree Guesthouse & Studio, Bodhi Tree Educational Foundation, Bodhi Tree Cafe). When sources are mixed, Wikipedia generally prefers lowercase. But "Bodhi tree" (without "The") is more ambiguous, as it could refer either to this article or the article about the species of tree or one of the other individual trees. —⁠ ⁠BarrelProof (talk) 04:38, 8 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 16:07, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Interstitial cell of CajalInterstitial cells of Cajal – There are more than one kind; always referred to in the plural; Latin plural used in infobox. Iztwoz (talk) 15:43, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)ABC Radio and Regional ContentABC Radio (Australia) – I actually listed it under redirects for discussion, but as afterwards noted, I don't think it actually needs discussion, and nobody has commented. Would someone be able to just move this page over the redirect, please? Laterthanyouthink (talk) 11:54, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)MacOS → ? – This article does not cover Mac OS 7, 8 and 9, but it does cover Mac OS X, as well as macOS 11 and 12. The title does not make that clear, and therefore fails to meet WP:PRECISION. In my opinion, fitting titles would be macOS (Darwin) or macOS (Unix) because the Kernel and OS family are the factors that differentiate macOS X, 11 and 12 from Classic Mac OS. Andibrema (talk) 11:39, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of Overlord episodesOverlord (TV series) – Similar to Attack on Titan (TV series), naming conventions would be used unless it’s split off. 184.146.38.122 (talk) 07:23, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World episodesRe:Zero – Starting Life in Another World (TV series) – Similar to Attack on Titan (TV series), naming conventions would be used unless it’s split off. 184.146.38.122 (talk) 07:22, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele MalielegaoiTuila'epa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi – As per above discussion and Common Name rules. Aiono is only a title, rarely used by media (in Samoa and NZ). RotachZ (talk) 06:55, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Rio Grande ValleyRio Grande Valley (Texas) – * or Lower Rio Grande Valley (Texas) * Disambiguate between Rio Grande Valley (New Mexico). As quoted before:
"The name seems too general to be about one specific region of the Rio Grande Valley. I understand many people in that specific region calls it by this name, but I have lived all up and down this river as far south as El Paso, and literally everyone, everywhere in the settlements along the river in the US call their stretch the "Rio Grande Valley". It is used by locals, companies, even in local news1234. But very few valley dwellers outside this specific region and adjacent ones, other than the AP, have ever thought it would refer to the region specified in this article. The namespace Rio Grande Valley would serve far more to the average reader if it links to, or better yet, replaces the disambiguation page instead, as it does indeed give the impression that this is the only place to use this name for the river valley when it isn't."
Indeed, several pages erroneously link to this article when referencing other areas of the actual valley. Kehkou (talk) 12:36, 15 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. (t · c) buidhe 03:29, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Ferrán Giner PerisFerrán GinerWP:COMMONNAME is just "Ferrán Giner", doesn't use maternal surname professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. Right now, this page is erroneously redirecting to his father, the footballer Fernando Giner, who never goes by his son's name. Ortizesp (talk) 00:48, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Giovanni Rodríguez RiveroGiovanni RodríguezWP:COMMONNAME is just "Giovanni Rodríguez" or just "Giovanni", doesn't use maternal surname professionally. Sources on page: 1, 2, 3, 4, all on page. Ortizesp (talk) 00:46, 15 June 2021 (UTC)
June 14, 2021
(Discuss)A (Ayumi Hamasaki EP)A (Ayumi Hamasaki album) – Consensus title per RM in 2014, was moved without discussion in 2016. 162 etc. (talk) 16:00, 24 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 14:47, 1 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 22:08, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Feng Yü-hsiangFeng Yuxiang – According to WP:Pinyin convention, all Chinese romanisations should be written in Pinyin, with some certain exceptions where the other romanization name is more commonly used.Plus, "Feng Yuxiang" is far more used than "Feng Yü-hsiang". Also, the page has been moved to this page in 2020 by an user with the reason of "the person was before the creation of Pinyin", which is an invalid reason. Ahmetlii (talk) 21:31, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Politics of LebanonGovernment of Lebanon – Article has advanced to being primarily about the government of Lebanon. Facts707 (talk) 04:22, 30 May 2021 (UTC) Facts707 (talk) 04:22, 30 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 03:38, 7 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Lennart97 (talk) 21:30, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)MarraquetaPortuguese roll – It is by far the most common name in English for this type of bread. I don't think this is a controversial move, but Portuguese roll is already a re-direct. // Hippo43 (talk) 22:24, 6 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Andrewa (talk) 18:13, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Template:Roman Catholic Archbishops of BrisbaneTemplate:Roman Catholic archbishops of BrisbaneMOS:JOBTITLES and while we're at it, consistency with hyphenated "Pre-Reformation". Elizium23 (talk) 17:04, 14 June 2021 (UTC) Elizium23 (talk) 17:04, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Demon SlayerDemon Slayer (board game move) – Currently, Demon Slayer defaults to the "shogi" (game similar to chess) board game move. This page has a daily average of 183 whereas Demon Slayer "Kimetsu no Yaiba" has 13800+ daily views. There should be a hatnote on the new Demon Slayer article. OR the "Demon Slayer" search should redirect to Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. I'm thinking of making a disambuation page for Demon Slayer because there is a famous film, an anime TV series, and the comic books. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train is the famous 2020 film, and an upcoming video game is being released. A disambiguation page can locate the board game move, the comic books, the anime series, and the popular film, so users can search appropriately. Currently, the comic books and anime TV series are grouped into one article while the movie is another one. Marty2Hotty (talk) 14:22, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no YaibaDemon Slayer
(Discuss)Sunday Night FootballSunday Night Football (disambiguation) – Also adding that Sunday Night Football be redirected to NBC Sunday Night Football. My reason for this request is that out of the page links in the Sunday Night Football disambiguation, NBC Sunday Night Football is the only one of them that is active today, so I'd suppose more people would be looking for that. Some people may just type "Sunday Night Football" and be confused when it leads to a disambiguation. So I propose that we move the content from Sunday Night Football to "Sunday Night Football (disambiguation)" and for Sunday Night Football to redirect to NBC Sunday Night Football. Seahawks​4​Life​TALK​—​CONTRIBS 13:53, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Macedonia (region)Macedonia – Three years after the Prespa agreement (and the renaming of the Republic of Macedonia to North Macedonia), I believe it's time to move this article to plain Macedonia. This article is a broad concept that covers all the major meanings of "Macedonia" listed on the dab page and many of the minor ones. (t · c) buidhe 11:09, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
MacedoniaMacedonia (disambiguation)
(Discuss)10-Truck Arms and Ammunition Haul in Chittagong2004 arms and ammunition haul in Chittagong – per WP:NCEVENTS and correct capitalization. Shhhnotsoloud (talk) 09:27, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of KonoSuba episodesKonoSuba (TV series) – Naming conventions similar to Attack on Titan (TV series). 184.146.38.122 (talk) 08:44, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Segni PactNational Rebirth Pact – Official name of the party, consistent with the title of the successor party page ("Pact of Liberal Democrats" and not "Segni-Scognamiglio Pact". Scia Della Cometa (talk) 08:44, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Liberal Popular AllianceLiberal Popular Alliance – Autonomies – In the previous discussion some evident inaccuracies were stated: indeed "Alleanza Liberalpopolare - Autonomie" was not only the name of the parliamentary group, but it was the name of the party itself (which did not have a real structure). This is also demonstrated by the symbol of the party, in which it is written "Alleanza Liberalpopolare Autonomie" and not "Alleanza Liberalpopolare", but also by the acronym of the party itself (ALA). The claim that the party was only called "Liberalpopular Alliance" (truncated name) is not demonstrable. In addition, the full name is very common in the English language sources: Ansa, Corriere della sera, Reuters, JSTOR, The Wire. Scia Della Cometa (talk) 08:22, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Branko Kadia, Jordan Misja and Perlat RexhepiThree heroes of Shkodër – This is the title they are known by as it is indicated in the article. It is also more suitable than having their three names listed as the article title. Kj1595 (talk) 08:09, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of The Saga of Tanya the Evil episodesSaga of Tanya the Evil (TV series) – This will be a temporary placeholder but if this goes to season 2, revert to its old title. Renaming it similar to how Attack on Titan (TV series) fits its naming conventions. 184.146.38.122 (talk) 07:48, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Camp Fire (2018)2018 Camp Fire – I understand that Wikipedia:WikiProject Wildfire likes to have "Fire" capitalised for wildfires, but the titles should otherwise comply with Wikipedia:Naming conventions (events), with the date first (nb consistent with 2009 Table Mountain fire). Wikiproject guidelines should not override general naming conventions. Note the case of Camp Fire was discussed above in 2018. My list of pages is taken from Wikipedia:WikiProject Wildfire/Popular pages2: if there are others then they could be moved boldy after this RM. Shhhnotsoloud (talk) 07:43, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Seamless robe of Jesus → ? – It doesn't seem that the term "seamless robe of Jesus" is used that much, according to the sources listed on this page. I think a more-frequently-used term should be used, like the "Holy Robe", similar to the Holy Lance and the Holy Chalice, though I admittedly haven't looked much into the usage of any of these terms. --UltimateKuriboh (talk) 06:41, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)A+ (Mexican TV network)A Más – Channel changed names in March 2021. Unsure about WP:NAMECHANGES after some recent discussions or I would have moved it myself. Sources have discussed the change: [23] [24] (The new name is very hard to search as short common words in Spanish.) Sammi Brie (she/her • tc) 06:27, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Dissolution of the MonasteriesDissolution of the monasteries – Not consistently capitalized in reliable sources as required by MOS:CAPS. (t · c) buidhe 05:54, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
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(Discuss)Nathan PattersonNathan Patterson (baseball) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC Joeykai (talk) 04:15, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Joachim AndersenJoachim Andersen (composer) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC Joeykai (talk) 03:49, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Connor RobertsConnor Roberts (footballer, born 1992) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC Joeykai (talk) 03:33, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Kacper KozłowskiKacper Kozłowski (sprinter) – no clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC Joeykai (talk) 03:30, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)David Brooks (politician)David Brooks (New York politician) – avoid confusion with David Brooks, 5th Baron Crawshaw Joeykai (talk) 03:23, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Harry Wilson (American football)Harry Wilson (halfback) – avoid confusion with Harry Wilson (American football coach)Joeykai (talk) 03:17, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Upper Peninsula of MichiganUpper Peninsula – No disambiguation necessary, most people just call it the "Upper Peninsula" so I think COMMONNAME applies also. Elli (talk | contribs) 02:29, 14 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Slava KPSSVyecheslav Mashnov – He has so many aliases, and it may be better to call the article "Vyecheslav Mashnov", that is what has been done for the article for Sean Combs (see discussion here), or if his full name is too long, "Slava Mashnov" may be used, "Slava" is a Russian-language shortening of the name. ReaIdiot (talk) 23:41, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Mário Fernandes (footballer)Mário Fernandes – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [25]Joeykai (talk) 23:31, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)New York, Chicago and St. Louis RailroadNickel Plate Road – As with the recent move of the Milwaukee Road to that title, the article should use the much more common name, which was not just a popular nickname, but the actual officially used branding of the company, as seen on its logo, and, in abbreviated form, as its reporting mark. This is supported by an ngram search, though admittedly it is difficult to be sure of the results because of the lengthy formal name consisting of common city names. Although that itself speaks to a reason to move, as conciseness is preferred in article titles. oknazevad (talk) 23:06, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Santa Clara, CoimbraSanta Clara (Coimbra) – According to WP:CONSISTENCY this would be the correct move as all other Coimbra freguesias are titled using parentheses rather than a coma. I can't move it manually because Santa Clara (Coimbra) is already a redirect from 10+ years ago, so I just need help to swap the page titles and it'll be consistent. Demagorastalk 22:51, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Quaker State 400 (Atlanta)Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 – It is nonsensical to consolidate race histories for non-Crown Jewel races by anything other than race date. Even if you want to consolidate by sponsor (which I am actively trying to move articles away from), the race known as "Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500" has always been a spring race and therefore should have it's history shared with the other spring Atlanta races. GhostOfDanGurney (talk) 22:28, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500Quaker State 400 (Atlanta)
(Discuss)Pervomayske, Rozdilna RaionPervomaiske, Odessa Oblast – Correct romanization per WP:UKR. These changes serve the article naming WP:CRITERIA of recognizability, naturalness, precision, conciseness, and consistency. These are all small settlements in Ukraine. The current article names have spellings according to a less-appropriate standard, have non-Ukrainian spelling, or are just quirky or misspelled. I have not tested to see if any of the subjects have only a single most WP:COMMONNAME, but if they do then it is most likely to correspond to our standard romanization. Each proposed spelling is romanized according to the Ukrainian National system, which derives the official Latin-alphabet spelling, has been adopted by the UNGEGN and BGN/PCGN (source of Ukrainian place-name spellings on the authoritative GeoNames database), and in each of these cases also corresponds to a variant of the widely used modified Library of Congress romanization. I confirmed Ukrainian names by looking at the corresponding article on Ukrainian Wikipedia. Checked each new title for conflicts and adjusted the title disambiguation. Some of these have been renamed previously, but without any discussion. (This is mass move request 2 of 2; see #Requested move 8 June 2021.)  —Michael Z. 21:40, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Billy Gilmour (footballer)Billy Gilmour – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [26] Joeykai (talk) 21:22, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
Billy Gilmour → ?
(Discuss)Gerard Moreno (footballer)Gerard Moreno – clear WP:PRIMARYTOPIC per page views [27] Joeykai (talk) 21:19, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
Gerard Moreno → ?
(Discuss)Patricio O'WardPato O'WardIndianapolis Star Washington Post Road & Track Detroit News ESPNmotorsport.com F1i Autosport RACER All using "Pato O'Ward". Overwhelming evidence continues to pile on to the point of snowballing that it is the WP:COMMONNAME. GhostOfDanGurney (talk) 20:34, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Shaikh Abdul HannanAbdul Hannan (marshal)MOS:HON and MOS:DAB respectively. There is likely no WP:PRIMARYTOPIC here. Elizium23 (talk) 20:11, 13 June 2021 (UTC) Elizium23 (talk) 20:11, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
Abdul HannanAbdul Hannan (footballer)
(Discuss)1985 Kit Kat Break for World Champions1985 Break for World Champions – we don't usually have sponsor names in titles for events (see 2020 Masters etc. This one is a bit different, as it is clearly a play on words with the "break" being a slogan for Kit Kat. As this was only played once, it's a bit different, but I still don't feel we should be emphasising the sponsor of the event, the same as we do for other events. Putting up for RM as potentially non-contentious. Best Wishes, Lee Vilenski (talkcontribs) 13:43, 6 June 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 20:01, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Changi MuseumChangi Chapel and Museum – proper name of the museum. also requested in the talk page– robertsky (talk) 18:15, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Empress of the SeasMS Empress – No longer owned by Royal Carribbean, was sold to Cordelia Cruises. Angelgreat (talk) 17:04, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Alexander RandallAlexander Randall (Wisconsin politician) – I'm not seeing indication that the former Wisconsin governor is the primary topic. The top Google results are either about the Outlander character, for which we only have a one-line entry in the list article, or the climate-change researcher, for which we have nothing. It seems best to have the disambiguation page at the plain name. Maybe Alex Randall should redirect there as well. Paul_012 (talk) 12:36, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Santa Lucia (disambiguation)Santa LuciaSanta Lucia is a famous Italian song, but the title has also many meanings and, looking at Special:WhatLinksHere/Santa_Lucia​, seems that the disambiguation page should get the title. MrKeefeJohn (talk) 12:14, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
Santa Lucia → ?
(Discuss)List of contemporary Muslim scholars of IslamList of contemporary Islamic scholars – I suggest the page title is changed from 'List of contemporary Muslim scholars of Islam' to 'List of contemporary Islamic scholars'. Islamic scholar is a term in common usage to describe Muslim scholars of Islam, it is more concise and understood also the intro paragraph states that this is a list of Islamic scholars. It's like if you insisted on calling a washing machine a 'machine of washing', it would sound archaic and you would have to add the word 'clothes' to make clear what you were referring to. There is already a lack of consistency in this subject area. The page 'List of female Muslim scholars', doesn't use 'of Islam' in the title, so according to the title they may be scholars of anything, but the intro paragraph says that the list is of female scholars of Islam. The page 'List of Shia Muslim Islamic scholars', used the term Islamic scholars and the word 'Muslim' is also used in the title. It could be made more concise without losing clarity by changing it to 'List of Shia Islamic scholars'. According to WP:CRITERIA page titles should be recognizable, natural, precise, concise and consistent. Amirah talk 10:39, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Chow Hang TungChow Hang-tung – PER WP:NC-ZH (and WP:COMMONNAME). Cypp0847 (talk) 07:20, 13 June 2021 (UTC)
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(Discuss)Module:Location map/data/Subantarctic (Indian Ocean)Template:Location map/data/Southern Ocean – The Southern Ocean's status as an ocean has been made official. Painting17 (talk) 23:16, 12 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Igor ZhelezovskiIgor Zhelezovsky – Per Wikipedia:Romanization of Russian and the official name under which he competed (​https://olympics.com/en/athletes/igor-zhelezovsky​) 212.74.201.238 (talk) 17:40, 12 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Jingkang incidentJingkang Crisis – Please place your rationale for the proposed move here. Sgnpkd (talk) 17:01, 12 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)GCE Advanced LevelA-Level – Moved in 2016 ignoring a RM consensus to keep at A-Level (see [28]). A-Level is now a redirect so I can't move the page back to it. — Berrely • TalkContribs 12:36, 12 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)MeeraMirabai – Mirabai or Mira Bai is clearly the Common Name as per WP:RS in the article. For example: * Hinduism: An alphabetical guide by Roshen Dalal * Britannica * Mira Bai by Usha Nilsson *Faces of the Feminine in Ancient, Medieval, and Modern India edited by Mandakranta Bose * Mīrābāī and Her Contributions to the Bhakti Movement * Encyclopedia of Hinduismedited by Denise Cush, Catherine Robinson, Michael York * The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Hinduism by James G. Lochtefeld, Ph.D. * Encyclopedia of Hinduism by Constance Jones, James D. Ryan
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(Discuss)Edward I of EnglandEdward I – All biographies of Edward I, Edward II and Edward III cited in this article and found by me on Google Books call them Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III in the title, respectively. Examples include Prestwich's Edward I, Phillips' Edward II, and Ormrod's Edward III, all comprehensive biographies. They are virtually never called "of England" in reliable sources, and the reason might be that there is no need to label them as such. Indeed, Edward I, Edward II, and Edward III already redirect to Edward I of England, Edward II of England, and Edward III of England. Therefore I suggest that Wikipedia use the names that are overwhelmingly more common in reliable sources (per WP:COMMONNAME policy) and that are precise and concise (per WP:CONCISE and WP:PRECISE policies). WP:NCROY guideline has moved on from prescribing unnecessary disambiguation too. We have had George VI and James VI and I for a decade and Elizabeth I and Henry VIII for a year; the universe has not imploded. Surtsicna (talk) 10:05, 11 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss).NET Core.NET – .NET Core has now become .NET Angelangeles94 (talk) 02:30, 11 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Juno (mythology)Juno – Primary topic by longterm significance. All items on the disambiguation page, as far as I know, are named based on the Roman goddess, including the space probe (explicitly so, in fact - so one cannot say that there is no primary due to pageviews, although I do think that the probe should be included in the hatnote). ZXCVBNM (TALK) 07:54, 10 June 2021 (UTC)
JunoJuno (disambiguation)
(Discuss)Celestial coordinate systemAstronomical coordinate systems – The authoritative IAU's resolutions recognize only two types of celestial reference systems: barycentric and geocentric; also notice the proposed article title was merged into the present article in the past. fgnievinski (talk) 05:46, 25 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. -- Calidum 03:29, 10 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Battle of the Cầu River (1077)Battle of Như Nguyệt River (1077) – I think the name should be the Battle of Như Nguyệt River. It is more popular. Most people won't recognize if you use the name "Battle of the Cầu River". Why don't you use commonly recognizable names instead? The article in Vietnamese Wikipedia also uses Như Nguyệt: vi:Trận Như Nguyệt--Ltn12345 (talk) 02:52, 9 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 ADAD 79 eruption of Mount Vesuvius – I think AD 79 eruption of Mount Vesuvius is better title of this article than "Eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD". Because, Other volcanic eruption articles are different style title. For example, 1815 eruption of Mount Tambora, 1883 eruption of Krakatoa and so on. So I think AD 79 eruption of Mount Vesuvius is better title of this article to same with style of other volcanic eruption articles.--Miamiaim (talk) 13:37, 8 June 2021 (UTC) Miamiaim (talk) 13:42, 8 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Feeling Myself (song)Feeling Myself – The disambiguation "(song)" is unnecessary here. The only works with this title are songs. The title should either change to "Feeling Myself" or "Feeling Myself (Nicki Minaj song)". I would vote "Feeling Myself" as there are no other articles with that title. I do not feel disambiguation is needed. If you support a move please specify which one you support. Tree Critter (talk) 06:55, 8 June 2021 (UTC)
Feeling MyselfFeeling Myself (disambiguation)
(Discuss)Saj breadYufka – Most other language Wikipedia articles are titled as "Yufka". Since other breads like markook can also be called "saj bread", the "Saj bread" page should be either a disambiguation page or a page like Tandoor bread which include items like tava roti as well. Scudsvlad (talk) 01:54, 8 June 2021 (UTC)
Yufka → ?
(Discuss)Power ring (DC Comics)Power Ring (fictional object) – This move was proposed in 2011 but never actually followed through with for some reason. The names of the pages are confusing since they both essentially share the same name. ZXCVBNM (TALK) 01:19, 8 June 2021 (UTC)
Power Ring (DC Comics)Power Ring (fictional character)
(Discuss)Thirty Seconds Over TokyoThirty Seconds over Tokyo – Per Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Titles#Capital letters. Patrik L. (talk) 13:02, 30 May 2021 (UTC) Patrik L. (talk) 13:02, 30 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 17:10, 7 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Borki, Kharkiv OblastBirky, Chuhuiv Raion, Kharkiv Oblast – This is the Ukrainian native and official name. Satisfies WP:UAPLACE and spelling per WP:UKR (which support the WP:CRITERIA). Although it is associated with a 133-year-old event in the Kharkiv governorate of the Russian empire, the article title is governed by WP:MODERNPLACENAME​. Disambiguation is unnecessary. —Michael Z. 16:36, 7 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Kanton IslandCanton Island – English and common name of this island of the Pacific Arorae (talk) 06:05, 20 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 08:24, 28 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 14:14, 7 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Megastructures (architecture) → ? – It's clear that the current name is unsuitable for the article, since Megastructure is also a type of architecture and it goes against WP:PLURAL. However, it's somewhat unclear what the new name should be, or even if the article should be merged with megaproject or arcology. ZXCVBNM (TALK) 17:28, 30 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 13:01, 7 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Names of the Basque Country (in Spanish)Spanish names of the Basque Country – Misuse of disambiguator. –LaundryPizza03 (d) 10:51, 7 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)We Never Sleep (film)We Never Sleep – Exact title match; association to current target Pinkerton (detective agency) can be a hatnote 162 etc. (talk) 20:43, 6 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Environmental migrantClimate refugee – This seems to be the most common term by far, judging from NGRAMS[29] and Google Scholar results.[30][31] I can see the argument that climate hasn't yet been recognized as a way to achieve legal refugee status, but I don't think that outweighs the much greater WP:RECOGNIZABILITY of using the clear common name. (t · c) buidhe 05:07, 6 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Hypertext Transfer ProtocolHTTP – Per WP:COMMONNAME. In both recent academic literature and in common usage by reliable sources, HTTP is more preferred over Hypertext Transfer Protocol. Per WP:CRITERIA we should use the name that someone familiar with, although not necessarily an expert in, the subject area will recognize. and that is Natural – The title is one that readers are likely to look or search for and that editors would naturally use to link to the article from other articles. That is unambiguously "HTTP". That would also make this WP:CONSISTENT with HTTPS, as suggested by the RM closer there. Per the Article titles policy, the following help determine the COMMONNAME: * Google ngrams: [32] * Academic literature: [33][34] (note the years of publications) * Other encyclopaedias: https://www.britannica.com/technology/HTTP * Some reliable sources: [35][36][37][38] ProcrastinatingReader (talk) 11:34, 22 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 01:31, 6 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)2020 Irish Seanad election2020 Seanad election – per WP:CONCISE. The term "Seanad" unambiguously refers to the upper house of the Oireachtas, because there is no other Irish-speaking country with an upper house. So WP:PRECISE will still be meet after the rename. Note that Seanad redirects to Seanad Éireann. BrownHairedGirl(talk) • (contribs) 06:46, 5 June 2021 (UTC)
1925 Irish Seanad election1925 Seanad election
(Discuss)Nutrabolt StadiumEdible Field – Naming rights for the stadium were purchased by Edible Arrangements in spring 2021. The new name of the ballpark is Edible Field, hence the articlw name change. Ryanfaulk03 (talk) 22:48, 4 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Template:Uw-thumb1Template talk:Uw-thumbininfobox – With the deletion of Template:Uw-thumb2 at at TfD this week, this series of escalating warnings has been whittled away from four down to just this one. There is agreement that, for obvious reasons, adding thumbnails to an infobox should not escalate to a block (Who thought this was a courteous way to treat new users? It lacks all common sense.). I decided not to nominate Uw-thumb1 for deletion because this template could easily be turned into a useful single-issue notice with a few minor edits. Tagging: User:WikiCleanerMan​, User:Asartea, User:Kusma, User:Zackmann08, User:CapitalSasha, User:KGirlTrucker81. Schierbecker (talk) 07:51, 4 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Voiced labialized-velar approximantVoiced labial–velar approximant – [w], [ʍ] and [ɥ] appear under the proposed names on the IPA chart. The articles about plosives were boldly moved from "stop" to "plosive" to make them in line with the IPA terminology last year (which I welcome and which was approved implicitly by others in this RM), yet the same user who moved the plosive articles reverted the proposed moves, saying "not coarticulated, but 2ary articulation". Although some instances of the sounds discussed may indeed be more accurately described as labialized velar/palatal than as co-articulated from a purely phonetic point of view, we do not know if this is true in all languages reported to have these sounds. When an underdocumented language is reported to have e.g. /w/ in its inventory and that's all we have to go by, there's no way to tell if it's better described as labialized velar or velarized labial, and if our article on [w] is named one way, we have no choice but to include that information either in no article about a phonetic sound or in the one named "labialized velar", which is misleading to readers at best and misrepresentative of the source at worst. Naming our articles using broader categories allows us to represent reliable sources more flexibly and thus more accurately. In fact that's what we already do in these articles about phonetic sounds. We might not know the exact specific phonetic configurations for each sound reported, but using the broad taxonomic categories employed by the IPA, we can stick to what's reported in our sources and provide finer language-specific details where available. This was also the motive for merging articles about "voiceless approximants", a category not all linguists accept, which made it impossible to classify some reports of sounds emphatically as either approximant or fricative. Moreover, the IPA defines the value of each letter not by specific physical attributes but by broad categories informed by the distinctive feature theory (IPA Handbook, pp. 37–8), and "[w] in one language might be revealed to be a velarized labial because it alternates with [b], yet be pronounced identically to [w] in another language that is revealed to be a labialized velar because it alternates with [g]" (Zsiga 2020: 122). † Except the IPA chart uses hyphens, not en dashes. The proposed names are consistent with the existing articles in Category:Labial–velar consonants etc. Also notice the inconsistency between the current names of the first article under discussion and the rest (hyphen vs. space). Nardog (talk) 09:55, 24 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Natg 19 (talk) 01:53, 4 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)John RickmanJohn Rickman (parliamentary official) – Move necessary per WP:NOPRIMARY. See other people at John Rickman (disambiguation) 4meter4 (talk) 14:30, 3 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)IBM Personal ComputerIBM PC – IBM PC is the WP:COMMONNAME for this subject, and is more consistent with IBM PC compatiblePhotographyEdits (talk) 15:45, 2 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Korea royal refuge at the Russian legationAgwan Pacheon incident – Per the discussion above, the current name is an Engrishy wiki invention. English sources commonly use the Korean name Agwan Pacheon, and some use Agwan Pacheon incident which seems the best (as it gives a bit of the context in the title).
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(Discuss)Princess Olga, Duchess of ApuliaPrincess Olga, Duchess of Aosta – This is what her current title is upon the death of her father-in-law. 67.173.23.66 (talk) 22:36, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Prince Aimone, Duke of ApuliaPrince Aimone, Duke of Aosta (born 1967) – Upon the death of his father, he is now the claimant to the title. 67.173.23.66 (talk) 22:34, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Imperial cult of ancient RomeRoman imperial cult – Sources use both "Roman imperial cult" and "imperial cult of ancient Rome" or variations of that. However, the first appears to be more common judging from my Google Scholar search (for "imperial cult") and also is more WP:CONCISE. (t · c) buidhe 20:04, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Hoffmann-La RocheF. Hoffmann-La Roche – The company's official name is F. Hoffmann–La Roche, short: Roche. I have never come across a version without the initial F. I recommend moving to the actual official name (given that Roche is a disambig page). — kashmīrī TALK 18:19, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Title (Meghan Trainor album)Title (album) – The only article for an album with this title, per WP:ALBUMDABTree Critter (talk) 14:54, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Innisfallen IslandInnisfallen Abbey – The current title is erroneous, because the Island is called "Innisfallen", not "Innisfallen Island". But apart from that, the island itself is not notable. The article is already mainly about the abbey, and that part needs to be expanded, as the abbey is very important. More details in the discussions above. Doric Loon (talk) 09:22, 24 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. BD2412 T 03:07, 1 June 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of countries by cigarette consumption per capitaList of countries by tobacco consumption per capitaTobacco, not cigarettes, is the general term used in the article's sources. — 𝐆𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐩𝐢𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐚 (talk) 04:51, 31 May 2021 (UTC) — 𝐆𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐚𝐩𝐢𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐚 (talk) 04:51, 31 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)UdasiUdasin – I have Emailed Wiki to get the name changed as the official name is Udasin not Udasi. I will include links to Indian news papers as well as court judgments that cite the correct name. I have also included a link to the wiki page that describes how Indian names should be dealt with. [39]Rammuni BadaUdasin (talk) 22:15, 30 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Template:R from related wordTemplate:R from related term – "Word" does not capture that this rcat applies also to related phrases, so "term" is a much better descriptor. The proposed move target currently redirects to Template:R from related topic, but "term" refers to a word or phrase, not necessarily a topic, and could serve as a better differentiation between the similar rcats ("topic" for words or phrases that could be separate articles, "term" for words or phrases unlikely to warrant separate treatment and are not alternative names). The previous requested move above was withdrawn due to fear of miscategorization of redirects, but many redirects are already improperly categorized as {{R from related topic}} which would be fixed by this move. In any case, the affected redirects have been boldly retargeted between the two several times over the years apparently without any issue. This move will improve categorization of redirects going forward. Mdewman6 (talk) 02:34, 30 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Battle of GreeceGerman invasion of Greece – According to NGRAMS, "invasion of Greece" is a significantly more common way to refer to this event than "battle of Greece".[40] (see spike in 1941) and is not usually capitalized.[41] Although invasion of Greece redirects here, it probably shouldn't. Another possibility is invasion of Greece (1941), but German invasion of Greece is actually more common than "Battle of Greece" on ngrams[42]. Google Scholar searches also indicate that "invasion" is more common than "battle" when referring to this event and "German invasion of Greece" is commonly used. (t · c) buidhe 01:45, 29 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Josie and the Pussycats (album)Josie and the Pussycats (band) – This article currently covers not only the self-titled album, but the band's entire history 162 etc. (talk) 00:08, 29 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)De-rhotacismRhotic speech errors – Last week's requested move was incorrect, "de-rhotacism" is not used in literature, only existing in one paper [43] and a handful of forum posts. "De-rhotacization" is occasionally used to refer to the speech impediment but is not the common name, being mainly used to refer to incidental /r/ changes in studies of dialects. There are two common names that exist for this subject: * "Rhotacism" (preferred by older sources, still widespread) [44][45][46][47] * "Rhotic speech errors" (or "Rhotic errors"). This source (page 9) explicitly says that "Rhotic speech errors" is the preferred term in modern speech pathology: "clients with rhotic speech errors (formerly termed rhotacism) – Rhotacism was a traditional term within speech pathology". More sources using this term [48][49][50][51][52][53] This page should either be moved to back to "Rhotacism" or to "Rhotic speech errors", per WP:COMMONNAME. – Thjarkur (talk) 18:47, 23 April 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Lennart97 (talk) 16:09, 28 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)List of most-viewed Indian music videos on YouTubeList of most-viewed Indian YouTube videos – This seems to be consistent with the similar page List of most-viewed YouTube videos. There's one video in the list Chotu Ke Golgappe that appears not to be the music video. Either this video has to be removed from the list or the article name should be changed accordingly 2600:6C58:4B7F:6084:7536:6FD2:5804:A2D3 (talk) 13:27, 19 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 08:16, 28 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)MS SovereignMS Sovereign of the Seas – reason for move: Vessel has been scrapped, so the page should be moved to her original name Angelgreat (talk) 02:32, 19 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 08:03, 28 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)CREDCred – Not an acronym; MOS:ALLCAPS 162 etc. (talk) 23:31, 18 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 08:02, 28 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Jalal ad-Din MingburnuJalal al-Din Mangburni – Per WP:COMMONNAME. Jalal al-Din (not "ad-Din") is undoubtedly the most common variant of his name. His surname is a bit more tricky; this is what Islamica says; "His name is read and explained in various ways. Earlier scholars had Mangubirti (or similar forms); the forms most frequently used now are Mangburnī (with a birthmark on the nose) (Mīnuvī) or Mingīrinī" --HistoryofIran (talk) 10:40, 18 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 06:56, 28 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Black dogBlack Dog – The concurrent Talk:Black Dog (song)#Requested move 27 May 2021 has highlighted the fact that among the 29 entries at the Black dog disambiguation page (with "Black Dog" redirecting to it), 25 entries use the uppercase "D" and only four entries use the lowercase "d". — Roman Spinner (talkcontribs) 22:02, 27 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Journey Beyond Three SeasJourney Beyond Three Seas (film) – Not PT. That would be A Journey Beyond the Three Seas. WP:SMALLDETAILS does not apply here, since the (in)definite articles are not distinguishing features. Both are titles of works and both are translations from a language without articles. Srnec (talk) 01:10, 17 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 13:54, 27 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Dangerous (Michael Jackson album)Dangerous (album) – Primary topic by far. One of the best-selling albums of all time and it pulls up overwhelmingly more results than the other five subjects of the same name combined..— TheWikiholic (talk) 08:48, 27 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)BarnstormerBarnstormer (disambiguation) – The primary topic is a pilot who engages in Barnstorming, so Barnstormer should redirect there. Clarityfiend (talk) 07:09, 27 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Colonial history of the city of CologneColonial history of Cologne – More concise title. It is obvious that Cologne is a city, so "the city of" is redundant. JIP | Talk 20:59, 19 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. (t · c) buidhe 06:20, 27 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Visual Basic .NETVisual Basic – As per WP:COMMONNAME, when people say "programming in Visual Basic" today, they are most likely referring to Visual Basic .NET, not VB6. Microsoft's official website simply calls it "Visual Basic". Félix An (talk) 18:09, 25 April 2021 (UTC) Félix An (talk) 18:09, 25 April 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Colin M (talk) 16:30, 26 May 2021 (UTC)
Visual BasicClassic Visual Basic
(Discuss)Hat (album)Hat (Davy Graham album) – Per WP:SMALLDETAILS and WP:CRITERIA these two obscure albums are made even more obscure by trying to hide them. In ictu oculi (talk) 20:01, 25 May 2021 (UTC)
Hat. (album)Hat. (Mike Keneally album)
(Discuss)Template:ThinspaceTemplate:Thin space separated entries – Having two different templates with the only difference in name being different punctuation is highly confusing as seen at the recent TfD nomination. It is also listed as a bad practice at WP:TPN. The suggested name better reflects what this template does following the same naming convention as {{Br separated entries}} and {{Space separated entries}}. The current name should be turned into a redirect to {{Thin space}} after updating transclusions. --Trialpears (talk) 22:45, 24 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Ziaur Rahman (musician)Ziaur Rahman Zia – as per name in article GrahamHardy (talk) 20:54, 24 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)The Party that Teaches How to Not Pay the NHK License FeeThe Party to Protect People from Old Political Parties – The current name "The Party that Teaches How to Not Pay the NHK License Fee" is not the current name of the party, and it's not a common way of referring to the party in either English or Japanese. Ketchup901 (talk) 16:23, 24 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Curtiss JN-4 JennyCurtiss JN Jenny – This article covers not only the JN-4, but all JN variants except the oddly specific Curtiss JN-6H. I don't think the JN variants are notable enough to have their own articles per WP:AIR/N, so I propose that this article be moved to cover the entire JN line and that the Curtiss JN-6H article be merged with this one. ZLEA T\C 18:57, 22 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Vichai → ? – No evidence that the 17th century King of Lan Xang is the WP:PRIMARYTOPIC at this name. The dab page at Wichai has multiple people, all of whom are named Vichai, and therefore we should move that to the primary location. Suggestions on the proper rename for the King would be appreciated, by suggestion is Vichai, King of Lan Xang, but there's probably a style guide for monarch names. Joseph2302 (talk) 15:46, 21 May 2021 (UTC)
WichaiVichai
(Discuss)List of Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl episodesPokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl – Consistent with the other Pokémon seasons' wikipedia titles that don't have "List of _____ episodes". Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl, Pokémon: Black & White, Pokémon: XY and Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon previously only weren't moved as these titles are ambiguous with the games they are named after. But since 2013, the Pokemon anime television series has been rebranded as "Pokemon the Series" (see the official Pokemon website anime section): * Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl (Pokémon season 10) is the first and titular season of the Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl * Pokémon the Series: Black and White (Pokémon season 14) is the first and titular season of the Pokémon the Series: Black and White (Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! in Japan) * Pokémon the Series: XY (Pokémon season 17) is the first and titular season of the Pokémon the Series: XY * Pokémon the Series: Sun and Moon (Pokémon season 20) is the first and titular season of the Pokémon the Series: Sun and Moon Pokémon the Series: Diamond and Pearl (Pokémon season 10; originally known as Pokemon: Diamond and Pearl) and Pokémon the Series: Black and White (Pokémon season 14; originally known as Pokemon: Black and White) were retroactively given the prefix "The Series" since the Pokémon anime rebranding to "Pokémon the Series" in 2013. Yeungkahchun (talk) 20:11, 7 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 06:11, 19 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Universal resurrectionResurrection of the deadWP:COMMONNAME. Note that there is a pre-merger page history at the destination. Srnec (talk) 16:18, 9 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. Elli (talk | contribs) 09:09, 18 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Dáil ÉireannDáil – *This is the only topic that's called "Dáil" in English-language reliable sources, as you can tell from the Google Scholar results, and therefore is WP:PRECISE. *It satisfies recognizability as it's the WP:COMMONNAME of this institution, which throughout its history has been much more commonly referred to as the "Dáil" or "Dail"[54] *It is also more WP:CONCISE than using the full official name. *A similar discussion resulted in renaming the Welsh parliament to Senedd. (t · c) buidhe 01:10, 16 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)DHSC (football club)VV DHSC – The suggested target is the common uncluttered name that is consistent with the names of other football clubs in the Netherlands. VV DHSC is also official. See club's website. gidonb (talk) 22:01, 7 May 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 04:03, 15 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)Rail India Technical and Economic ServiceRITES Ltd.WP:COMMONNAME. Also the company changed its name to RITES Ltd.
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18:44, 13 April 2021 (UTC) —Relisting. ~ Aseleste (t, e | c, l) 14:41, 21 April 2021 (UTC)—Relisted. 2pou (talk) 16:08, 14 May 2021 (UTC)
(Discuss)2015 Wootton Bassett SPAD incident2015 Wootton Bassett rail incident – The first three WP:CRITERIA for a good title are quite rightly recognizability, naturalness, precision – in this order. 'SPAD' means nothing to any non-railway-expert (arguably the vast majority of WP readers) and is ambiguous even for geeks, considering that it's also the name of a family of famous World War I fighter aircraft. If the reader has to open the article to figure out that it's talking about railway mishaps, then the article has a poor title. Deeday-UK (talk) 18:24, 8 May 2021 (UTC)
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