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For the template to create a for loop, see Template:For loop.

(The above was produced by: {{For|the template to create a for loop|Template:For loop}}.)

This template yields a hatnote with links to up to four articles or disambiguation pages. It accepts zero to five parameters. If used without parameters on a page named Foo, the result is

For other uses, see Foo (disambiguation).

The first parameter changes the hatnote itself and should be plain text, e.g. {{For|similar terms}} yields:

For similar terms, see Foo (disambiguation).

The second parameter is used to change the resultant link, e.g. {{For|similar terms|Foobar}} yields:

For similar terms, see Foobar.

The third, fourth and fifth parameters are used to give one, two, or three supplementary links:

For similar terms, see Foobar and Bar.
For similar terms, see Foobar, Bar, and Baz.
For similar terms, see Foobar, Bar, Baz, and Quux.

the last being produced by e.g. {{For|similar terms|Foobar|Bar|Baz|Quux}}.

TemplateData

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TemplateData for For

This template lists up to four articles on alternative meanings of a term. For further details and examples see the template documentation.

Template parameters

Parameter Description Type Status
topic 1

usually describing the major alternative or a general term for all alternative meanings

Default
other uses
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
String optional
major alternative 2

usually a disambiguation page or the most likely alternative meaning

Default
{{PAGENAME}} (disambiguation)
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
Page optional
first minor alternative 3

another meaning if any

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
Page optional
second minor alternative 4

another meaning if any

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
Page optional
third minor alternative 5

another meaning if any

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
Page optional