Wikipedia:WikiProject Frisia

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Welcome to WikiProject Frisia! Some Wikipedians have formed this collaboration resource and group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of Frisians and the organization of information and articles on this topic. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions and various resources; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians interested in the topic. If you would like to help, please join the project, inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list below.

Frisia, locally known as Fryslân or Friesland, is a coastal region on the southern coasts of the North Sea that extends from the northeastern Netherlands across northwestern Germany to the border of Denmark. Friesland is also a northern province of the Netherlands with its own distinct language and people. There is a portal for the central part of the region, East Frisia, here. The northernmost part, North Frisia, comprises the Nordfriesland district of Germany and Heligoland island in the German Bight. West Friesland is a province and historic region in the Netherlands.

WikiProject Frisia
Map of Frisia
Project Information
Portal: Portal:East Frisia East Frisia Portal
Category: Category:Frisia
Core article: Frisia
Open Tasks: Frisia tasks
All Articles: Frisia articles by importance


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Active members[edit]

This is a list of Wikipedians who are committed to this WikiProject. If you’re interested in helping, feel free to join by editing the table below and placing your username, in alphabetical order, using the {{user}} template (e.g. {{user|USERNAME}}). If you wish, leave a comment about your special interests on this project.

User Comments
De728631 (talk · contribs) I'm working on North-Frisian topics. (15 November 2011)
Ejgreen77 (talk · contribs) Primarily interested in German Frisia. (17 March 2012)
Graeme Bartlett (talk · contribs) I am interested in the land and its history. (28 November 2007)
Lothar von Richthofen (talk · contribs) Focus on German Frisia, translation of articles from de-wiki mostly. (2 April 2012)
Ætoms (talk · contribs) I am interested in Frisian geography and culture. (21 May 2016)
Bermicourt (talk · contribs) I'm a translator. I created the East Frisia portal and am interested in its history and geography. (5 December 2012)

Former and inactive members[edit]

Participants with no significant contributions to the encyclopedia within the past 6 months, or those who have stated their decision to leave the project in good standing, may be moved and listed here. Should a user listed here desire to return, they may move themselves back to the list above.

User Comments
Baldrick90 (talk · contribs) I am interested in its history and geography but mostly in its people. (29 November 2007)
Bushop (talk · contribs) I'm interested in working on animals/breeds developed in Fryslân. (30 December 2009)
Icelandic Hurricane (talk · contribs) (12 December 2007)
SietseM (talk · contribs) I'm interested in Fryslân, it's language, history and people. (10 February 2009)
Sverige73 (talk · contribs) (11 October 2010)


To create and improve articles whose content is related to the region of Frisia, its history, people, geography and culture.


  • Frisian people
  • Frisian language
  • Frisian culture
  • Frisian geography
  • Frisian achievements

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To-do list[edit]

Requested articles[edit]


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New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Frisia-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them, are at least over 1,500 characters, don't have any dispute templates on them, and cite their sources, should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Wikipedia Main Page.

Collaboration and review[edit]

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  • Draw attention to problems by mentioning them here, for example prods and AfD's, disputes etc.


WikiProject Frisia has a portal which provides an overview of the historical region of East Frisia and related articles. Information on other regions of Frisia may be found at Portal:Schleswig-Holstein or Portal:Netherlands.


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WikiProject iconThis page is within the scope of WikiProject Frisia, an effort to create, expand, organize, and improve Frisia-related articles to a feature-quality standard. If you would like to participate, you can edit the article attached to this page, or visit the project page, where you can join the project and/or contribute to the discussion. Since we only have a handful of active members at the moment, we are in urgent need of help right now.
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  • Reflinks – Edits bare references, adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks – Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver – Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer – Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

External watchlist[edit]

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