Glottopedia is a wiki devoted to linguistics .

Glottopedia was created on 27 May 2007 as a merger of two projects Earlier, WikiLingua at the University of Trier (created in 2005), and Linguipedia at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig (created in 2006). [1] Many or most of its topics are as of May 2016 treated on two pages, in English and Germanrespectively. The content is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 license . [1]

It appears to be implemented with the MediaWiki wiki engine , and limits editing to registered contributors with their real names. [1] As of 2017, it has 3,200 content pages by 310 registered users. [2]


  1. ^ Jump up to:d “Glottopedia: About” . Glottopedia . Retrieved 2017-03-29 .
  2. Jump up^ “Statistics – Glottopedia” . Retrieved 2017-03-29 .

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