Template documentation

This is the documentation for Template:Country data Great Britain. It is automatically generated by Template:Country showdata

Template:Country data Great Britain is an internal data container not intended to be transcluded directly. It is used indirectly by templates such as flag, flagicon, and others. For a more thorough discussion of the flag template system, including parameters not described here, please see Wikipedia:WikiProject Flag Template.

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Flag of the United Kingdom

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Standard parameters

Parameter name Value Meaning
alias United Kingdom Main article name (United Kingdom)

<tr> <td>shortname alias</td> <td>Great Britain</td> <td>(optional) Display name to be used for the wikilink, if alias is a disambiguated article name, for example</td> </tr>

flag alias Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Image name (Image:Flag of the United Kingdom.svg, shown above right)

Redirect aliases

This template can also be used via an alias name (implemented as a redirect to this template):
Alias name{{flag|alias}} output{{flagcountry|alias}} output
GBR (view)Flag of the United Kingdom GBRFlag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain
Great Britain and N.I. (view)Template:Country data Great Britain and N.I.Template:Country data Great Britain and N.I.

Example usage

Using a redirect alias
  • {{flagicon|GBR}}United Kingdom
  • {{flagcountry|GBR}}Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Great Britain
  • {{flag|GBR}}Flag of the United Kingdom GBR

Related templates

Please see the following related country_data templates:

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