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This page contains notes and remarks about moving proposals from Category:Requested moves which seem to be neglected or discussed or controversial.

Uncontroversial cases can be moved to User talk:CommonsDelinker/commands. Controversial cases should be moved to Commons:Categories for discussion.

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Unsorted controversial or neglected casesEdit

Rename Category:Mazar-e-Sharif to Category:Mazar-i-Sharif (0 entries moved, 92 to go) (Requested by N. Wadid) Standard English for City of Mazar-i-Sharif
Rename Category:Maintenance of way (talk) to Category:Maintenance of railway (0 entries moved, 99 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. to be not confused with pathway and road maintenance. Tagged 2011-01-19, opposed
Rename Category:Coffee shops (talk) to Category:Cafés and coffee shops (0 entries moved, 97 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. (1) many editors will just assume that coffee shop is another term for café, and (2) many cafés also sell coffee beans and ground coffee, which means that the files will end up in both categories. Tagged 2011-10-11, discussed.
Rename Category:Art of Thailand abroad (talk) to Category:Art from Thailand (1 entries moved, 15 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. cf. Category:Art from Italy (although I'm not actually sure what is standard). Tagged 2011-10-23, opposed.
Rename Category:Horseshoeing to Category:Stocks for animals (1 entries moved, 38 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2011-11-12, no reasons, no discussion.
Rename Category:Koheti (talk) to Category:Kohechi (19 entries moved, 0 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. misspelling; ti→chi, as en:Hepburn_romanization#Hepburn_romanization_charts, tagged 2011-11-30, opposed.
Rename Category:Skeikh Shala (talk) to Category:Sheikh Shu'ala (0 entries moved, 4 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Typing/pronunciation error: Should be Sheikh Shu'ala, it's Arabic. Tagged 2012-01-23, no discussion, no interwikis.
Rename Category:Bolshoi Kamenny Theatre (talk) to Category:Bolshoi Theatre (Saint Petersburg) (0 entries moved, 12 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. The official name of the theatre was "Большой театр в Санкт-Петербурге". Tagged 2012-01-31, discussed.
Rename Category:People on couches (talk) to Category:People and couches (0 entries moved, 159 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. new name would permit to categorize people on/under/beside couches. Tagged 2012-02-07, discussed.
Rename Category:People of Palestine (talk) to Category:Palestinian people (18 entries moved, 142 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Fit in with matter. Tagged 2012-02-18, discussed.
Rename Category:LMS Fairburn 2-6-4T 42085 (talk) to Category:Fairburn 2-6-4T 42085 (0 entries moved, 12 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. "LMS Fairburn 42085" is an oxymoron... Tagged 2012-02-22, discussed.
Rename Category:Výzkumný a zkušební letecký ústav (talk) to Category:Aerospace Research and Test Establishment (0 entries moved, 18 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. This is the official English name. Tagged 2012-02-26, opposed.
Rename Category:Airports in London to Category:Airports in the London region (0 entries moved, 6 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. as en:, to reflect the fact that several airports are not actually in London but in neighbouring counties. Tagged 2012-02-28, no discussion at Commons, an alternative proposal.
Rename Category:Airports in London to Category:Airports of London (11 entries moved, 6 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2012-04-23.
Rename Category:War cemeteries (talk) to Category:Military cemeteries (30 entries moved, 40 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. "War cemeteries" are usually military cemeteries, where the terminology 'military cemeteries' seems a bit more generic and widely used. The use of the category tree "war cemeteries" seems a duplication of "military cemeteries". Tagged 2012-03-10, discussed.
Rename Category:JMSDF Etajima Naval Base (talk) to Category:Etajima Base (0 entries moved, 25 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. This is a ground-based facility, not a "naval base". Tagged 2012-04-05, discussed.
Rename Category:Beijing Wangfujing Department Store (talk) to Category:Beijing Department Store (0 entries moved, 30 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. the official name in English. Tagged 2012-04-06, opposed.
Rename Category:Unicaja (talk) to Category:Unicaja banco (0 entries moved, 10 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2012-04-07, commented.
Rename Category:Église Saint-Maimbœuf de Montbéliard (talk) to Category:Saint-Maimbœuf Church (0 entries moved, 2 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Category names should be in English. Tagged 2012-04-15, no discussion.
Rename Category:Stained glass windows of Église Saint-Maimbœuf de Montbéliard to Category:Stained glass windows of Saint-Maimbœuf Church (0 entries moved, 1 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Category names should be in English. Tagged 2012-04-15, no discussion.
Rename Category:Rose windows of Église Saint-Maimbœuf de Montbéliard to Category:Rose windows of Saint-Maimbœuf Church (0 entries moved, 5 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Category names should be in English. Tagged 2012-04-15, no discussion.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Barcelona (talk) to Category:Barcelona Cathedral (0 entries moved, 38 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Most common name used in English. Tagged 2012-03-21, opposed.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Burgos (talk) to Category:Burgos Cathedral (0 entries moved, 28 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Guadix (talk) to Category:Guadix Cathedral (0 entries moved, 8 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Palencia (talk) to Category:Palencia Cathedral (0 entries moved, 7 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Santa María de Sigüenza (talk) to Category:Sigüenza Cathedral (27 entries moved, 0 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Segovia (talk) to Category:Segovia Cathedral (0 entries moved, 27 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Toledo (talk) to Category:Toledo Cathedral (0 entries moved, 13 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.
Rename Category:Cathedral of Tui (talk) to Category:Tui Cathedral (0 entries moved, 5 to go) Warning: Please add a reason. Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username.

Victims, fatalities, deathsEdit

Rename Category:Victims of war (talk) to Category:War fatalities (0 entries moved, 0 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Current naming too general and confusing... Tagged 2012-02-08, opposed, discussed.
Rename Category:Victims of Titanic sinking (talk) to Category:Deaths from the sinking of the Titanic (0 entries moved, 43 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, discussed
Rename Category:Victims of massacres during Polish 1970 protests (talk) to Category:Deaths from massacres during the Polish 1970 protests (0 entries moved, 5 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, opposed
Rename Category:Plaques to victims of massacres (talk) to Category:Plaques to deaths from massacres (0 entries moved, 3 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, opposed
Rename Category:People who died by suicide (talk) to Category:Deaths from suicide (0 entries moved, 387 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, discussed
Rename Category:Monuments and memorials to victims of massacres (talk) to Category:Monuments and memorials to deaths from massacres (0 entries moved, 112 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, opposed
Rename Category:Monuments and memorials to deaths from terrorism in Israel (talk) to Category:Monuments and memorials to victims of terrorism in Israel (0 entries moved, 55 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Monuments and memorials to deaths from terrorism in Afula (talk) to Category:Monuments and memorials to victims of terrorism in Afula (0 entries moved, 13 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths in childbirth (talk) to Category:Women died during childbirth (0 entries moved, 56 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from terrorism (talk) to Category:Victims of terrorism (33 entries moved, 22 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from terrorism by country (talk) to Category:Victims of terrorism by country (1 entries moved, 7 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from terrorism in the United States (talk) to Category:Victims of terrorism in the United States (0 entries moved, 14 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from terrorism in Italy (talk) to Category:Victims of terrorism in Italy (0 entries moved, 9 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from terrorism in Israel (talk) to Category:Victims of terrorism in Israel (0 entries moved, 5 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from road accidents (talk) to Category:Victims of road accidents (0 entries moved, 182 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from murder (talk) to Category:Victims of murders (0 entries moved, 537 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from massacres (talk) to Category:Victims of massacres (0 entries moved, 13 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from duelling (talk) to Category:People killed in duels (0 entries moved, 30 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21
Rename Category:Deaths from drowning (talk) to Category:Victims of drowing (0 entries moved, 80 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21, opposed
Rename Category:Deaths from diseases and disorders (talk) to Category:Deads from diseases and disorders (0 entries moved, 43 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. tagged 2012-04-21

BiologyEdit

Rename Category:Domesticated birds (talk) to Category:Domesticated and pet birds (0 entries moved, 39 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2011-05-14, opposed.
Rename Category:Domesticated Psittaciformes (talk) to Category:Domesticated and pet Psittaciformes (0 entries moved, 39 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2011-05-14, opposed.
Rename Category:Juvenile Aves by taxon (talk) to Category:Young birds (79 entries moved, 59 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Really messy and pointless, inhibits easy category sorting/diffusion (main cat has >200 items already). Only makes sense if we have all these categories "by common name" also. Tagged 2011-08-31, opposed.
Rename Category:Audio files of Aves to Category:Sounds of birds (37 entries moved, 64 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Older category (originally "Bird sounds"). Entire "Audio files of [taxon]" scheme must be abandoned and scrapped, it violates/conflicts with "Category:Sounds by type". Tagged 2011-09-22, no discussion.
Rename Category:Metamorphosis (biology) to Category:Biological life cycles (32 entries moved, 34 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Not necessarily move/merge, but both categories need to be reorganized. Tagged 2011-09-20, no discussion.
Rename Category:Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (talk) to Category:Images from Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (0 entries moved, 282 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. rename as usual for journal names: 38 categories within the Category:Images from journals start with category name Images from ... and well as the main category on the Main page is Images from journals. Tagged 2011-09-05, discussed (opposed).
Rename Category:Videos by taxonomies (talk) to Category:Videos of biology (104 entries moved, 7 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Tagged 2011-09-23, discussed.
Rename Category:Ostriches of Tanzania (talk) to Category:Struthio camelus massaicus of Tanzania (0 entries moved, 79 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. for better sorting. Tagged 2012-04-05, commented, opposed.

Biological taxonsEdit

Rename Category:Anaxyrus to Category:Bufo (Anaxyrus) (0 entries moved, 18 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. Recognizing Anaxyrus as genus without complete split-up of Bufo is untenable. Tagged 2011-09-02, no discussion. The requested name is not in accordance with names of Wikipedia articles.
Rename Category:Cerosterna javana to Category:Celosterna javana (0 entries moved, 1 to go) Warning: Username of requester missing (user parameter). For transparency and to prevent abuse, please add your username. valid name. Tagged 2011-09-04, no discussion, no interwikis, no sources.