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This is the documentation for Template:Country data United Kingdom. It is automatically generated by Template:Country showdata

Template:Country data United Kingdom 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

Standard parameters

Parameter name Value Meaning
alias United Kingdom Main article name (United Kingdom)
flag alias Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Image name (Image:Flag of the United Kingdom.svg, shown above right)

<tr> <td>alt attribute</td> <td>Flag of the United Kingdom</td> <td>(optional) alt attribute for flag image</td> </tr>

Flag variants

LabelFlag image (40px)Image name
160640pxUnion flag 1606 (Kings Colors).svg
naval-170740pxBritish-White-Ensign-1707.svg
civil40pxCivil Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
government40pxGovernment Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
naval40pxNaval Ensign of the United Kingdom.svg
air force40pxEnsign of the Royal Air Force.svg

Naval ensign

This template includes a naval ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Navy:

Air force ensign

This template includes an air force ensign flag variant that can be used with Template:Air force:

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
UK (view)Flag of the United Kingdom UKFlag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom Template:Pp-template

This template displays the flag and the name of a country, linked to the main article of that country (flag + country).

Usage

Country (mandatory)
Parameter 1 identifies the country by name or three-letter code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3)
Name example: {{flagcountry|France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Country code example: {{flagcountry|FRA}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Variant flag image (optional)
Parameter 2 is used to display a different version of the flag.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|free}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry. In this example, the historical flag for Free France (1940-1945) is identified by the second parameter of "free". The list of flag variants is specific for each country.
Link text (optional)
Use the name= parameter to change the link text.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|name=C'est la France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Size (optional)
Use the size= parameter to change the size from the default.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|size=40px}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry.

Implementation

This template uses the data templates listed under category:country data templates, which contain the data what to display (Example: template:country data France) and the formatter template:country flagcountry2, which contains the logic how to display the country data.

Related templates

See also

the United Kingdom (view)Template:Country data the United KingdomTemplate:Country data the United Kingdom Template:Pp-template

This template displays the flag and the name of a country, linked to the main article of that country (flag + country).

Usage

Country (mandatory)
Parameter 1 identifies the country by name or three-letter code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3)
Name example: {{flagcountry|France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Country code example: {{flagcountry|FRA}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Variant flag image (optional)
Parameter 2 is used to display a different version of the flag.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|free}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry. In this example, the historical flag for Free France (1940-1945) is identified by the second parameter of "free". The list of flag variants is specific for each country.
Link text (optional)
Use the name= parameter to change the link text.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|name=C'est la France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Size (optional)
Use the size= parameter to change the size from the default.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|size=40px}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry.

Implementation

This template uses the data templates listed under category:country data templates, which contain the data what to display (Example: template:country data France) and the formatter template:country flagcountry2, which contains the logic how to display the country data.

Related templates

See also

Example usage

  • {{flag|United Kingdom}}Flag of the United Kingdom United Kingdom
  • {{flagicon|United Kingdom}}Flag of the United Kingdom
Using a flag variant
Using a redirect alias
Template:Pp-template

This template displays the flag and the name of a country, linked to the main article of that country (flag + country).

Usage

Country (mandatory)
Parameter 1 identifies the country by name or three-letter code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3)
Name example: {{flagcountry|France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Country code example: {{flagcountry|FRA}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Variant flag image (optional)
Parameter 2 is used to display a different version of the flag.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|free}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry. In this example, the historical flag for Free France (1940-1945) is identified by the second parameter of "free". The list of flag variants is specific for each country.
Link text (optional)
Use the name= parameter to change the link text.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|name=C'est la France}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry
Size (optional)
Use the size= parameter to change the size from the default.
Example: {{flagcountry|France|size=40px}} → Template loop detected: Template:Flagcountry.

Implementation

This template uses the data templates listed under category:country data templates, which contain the data what to display (Example: template:country data France) and the formatter template:country flagcountry2, which contains the logic how to display the country data.

Related templates

See also

Related templates

Please see the following related country_data templates:


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