English language

Quality:

English - West Germanic language. Article "English language" in Simple English Wikipedia has 53.3 points for quality (as of November 1, 2023). The article contains 13 references and 12 sections.

This article has the best quality in Persian Wikipedia. However, the most popular language version of this article is English.

Achievements in all the time:
Simple English Wikipedia:
The 21st most popular in Simple English Wikipedia.
The 40th most editable in Simple English Wikipedia.
Global Wikipedia:
The 79th most popular in all topics.
The 75th most popular in AI.
Achievements in the last month:
Simple English Wikipedia:
The 6th most popular in Simple English Wikipedia in the last month.
The 4145th most editable in Simple English Wikipedia in the last month.
Global Wikipedia:
The 195th most popular in all topics in the last month.
The 613th most popular in AI in the last month.

In October 2023 the article "English language" was edited by 1 authors in Simple English Wikipedia (4145th place) and written by 91 authors in all languages (613th place).

Since the creation of article "English language", its content was written by 249 registered users of Simple English Wikipedia (40th place) and edited by 12241 registered Wikipedia users in all languages (75th place).

The article is cited 5851 times in Simple English Wikipedia (42nd place) and cited 3301153 times in all languages (17th place).

The highest Authors Interest rank from 2001:

  • Local (Simple English): #8 in April 2008
  • Global: #18 in August 2003

The highest popularity rank from 2008:

  • Local (Simple English): #1 in April 2023
  • Global: #56 in April 2010

There are 55 language versions for this article in the WikiRank database (of the considered 55 Wikipedia language editions).

The quality and popularity assessment was based on Wikipédia dumps from November 1, 2023 (including revision history and pageviews for previous years).

下表顯示了最高品質的文章的語言版本。

Languages with the highest quality

#LanguageQuality gradeQuality score
1Persian (fa)
زبان انگلیسی
92.5305
2Turkish (tr)
İngilizce
92.5
3English (en)
English language
89.099
4Finnish (fi)
Englannin kieli
87.4766
5Croatian (hr)
Engleski jezik
83.6875
6Galician (gl)
Lingua inglesa
83.4134
7Indonesian (id)
Bahasa Inggris
82.7562
8Hindi (hi)
अंग्रेज़ी भाषा
80.419
9Polish (pl)
Język angielski
74.8024
10Malay (ms)
Bahasa Inggeris
74.6292
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The following table shows the most popular language versions of the article.

Most popular in all the time

The most popular language versions of the article "English language" in all the time
#LanguagePopularity awardRelative popularity
1English (en)
English language
78 160 429
2Russian (ru)
Английский язык
19 886 639
3Spanish (es)
Idioma inglés
17 868 101
4Arabic (ar)
اللغة الإنجليزية
10 518 868
5Japanese (ja)
英語
8 973 703
6Portuguese (pt)
Língua inglesa
8 372 725
7German (de)
Englische Sprache
7 758 873
8Thai (th)
ภาษาอังกฤษ
5 641 848
9Indonesian (id)
Bahasa Inggris
5 641 445
10Persian (fa)
زبان انگلیسی
5 557 577
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest popularity in the last month.

Most popular in October 2023

The most popular language versions of the article "English language" in October 2023
#LanguagePopularity awardRelative popularity
1English (en)
English language
443 803
2Russian (ru)
Английский язык
151 521
3Arabic (ar)
اللغة الإنجليزية
85 255
4Indonesian (id)
Bahasa Inggris
73 626
5Persian (fa)
زبان انگلیسی
67 691
6Spanish (es)
Idioma inglés
62 846
7Simple English (simple)
English language
52 773
8Japanese (ja)
英語
45 965
9German (de)
Englische Sprache
30 954
10Thai (th)
ภาษาอังกฤษ
25 497
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest Authors’ Interest.

The highest AI

Language versions of the article "English language" with the highest Authors Interest (number of authors). Only registered Wikipedia users were taken into account.
#LanguageAI awardRelative AI
1English (en)
English language
2 820
2Spanish (es)
Idioma inglés
668
3French (fr)
Anglais
634
4German (de)
Englische Sprache
613
5Russian (ru)
Английский язык
504
6Italian (it)
Lingua inglese
450
7Japanese (ja)
英語
412
8Chinese (zh)
英语
393
9Dutch (nl)
Engels
343
10Hebrew (he)
אנגלית
299
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest Authors’ Interest in the last month.

The highest AI in October 2023

Language versions of the article "English language" with the highest AI in October 2023
#LanguageAI awardRelative AI
1Spanish (es)
Idioma inglés
15
2English (en)
English language
12
3Russian (ru)
Английский язык
11
4Arabic (ar)
اللغة الإنجليزية
8
5Persian (fa)
زبان انگلیسی
7
6Korean (ko)
영어
6
7German (de)
Englische Sprache
3
8Italian (it)
Lingua inglese
3
9Azerbaijani (az)
İngilis dili
2
10Catalan (ca)
Anglès
2
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest number of citations.

The highest CI

Language versions of the article "English language" with the highest Citation Index (CI)
#LanguageCI awardRelative CI
1Arabic (ar)
اللغة الإنجليزية
434 935
2Persian (fa)
زبان انگلیسی
402 714
3Russian (ru)
Английский язык
292 274
4Ukrainian (uk)
Англійська мова
208 395
5Japanese (ja)
英語
154 800
6Italian (it)
Lingua inglese
102 556
7Spanish (es)
Idioma inglés
101 558
8English (en)
English language
95 274
9Urdu (ur)
انگریزی زبان
91 567
10Hebrew (he)
אנגלית
90 942
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Scores

Estimated value for Wikipedia:
Simple English:
Global:
Popularity in October 2023:
Simple English:
Global:
Popularity in all years:
Simple English:
Global:
Authors in October 2023:
Simple English:
Global:
Registered authors in all years:
Simple English:
Global:
Citations:
Simple English:
Global:

Quality measures

Interwikis

#LanguageValue
arArabic
اللغة الإنجليزية
azAzerbaijani
İngilis dili
beBelarusian
Англійская мова
bgBulgarian
Английски език
caCatalan
Anglès
csCzech
Angličtina
daDanish
Engelsk (sprog)
deGerman
Englische Sprache
elGreek
Αγγλική γλώσσα
enEnglish
English language
eoEsperanto
Angla lingvo
esSpanish
Idioma inglés
etEstonian
Inglise keel
euBasque
Ingeles
faPersian
زبان انگلیسی
fiFinnish
Englannin kieli
frFrench
Anglais
glGalician
Lingua inglesa
heHebrew
אנגלית
hiHindi
अंग्रेज़ी भाषा
hrCroatian
Engleski jezik
huHungarian
Angol nyelv
hyArmenian
Անգլերեն
idIndonesian
Bahasa Inggris
itItalian
Lingua inglese
jaJapanese
英語
kaGeorgian
ინგლისური ენა
kkKazakh
Ағылшын тілі
koKorean
영어
laLatin
Lingua Anglica
ltLithuanian
Anglų kalba
msMalay
Bahasa Inggeris
nlDutch
Engels
nnNorwegian (Nynorsk)
Engelsk
noNorwegian
Engelsk
plPolish
Język angielski
ptPortuguese
Língua inglesa
roRomanian
Limba engleză
ruRussian
Английский язык
shSerbo-Croatian
Engleski jezik
simpleSimple English
English language
skSlovak
Angličtina
slSlovenian
Angleščina
srSerbian
Енглески језик
svSwedish
Engelska
taTamil
ஆங்கிலம்
thThai
ภาษาอังกฤษ
trTurkish
İngilizce
ukUkrainian
Англійська мова
urUrdu
انگریزی زبان
uzUzbek
Ingliz tili
viVietnamese
Tiếng Anh
voVolapük
Linglänapük
zhChinese
英语
zhminnanMin Nan
Eng-gí

Popularity rank trends

Best Rank Simple English:
#1
04.2023
Global:
#56
04.2010

AI rank trends

Best Rank Simple English:
#8
04.2008
Global:
#18
08.2003

Local popularity rank history

Global popularity rank history

Local AI rank history

Global AI rank history

Languages comparison

Important global interconnections

Wikipedia readers most often find their way to information on English from Wikipedia articles about English, United States of America, United Kingdom, Germanic and American English. Whereas reading the article about English people most often go to Wikipedia articles on West Germanic, United States of America, List of countries and territories where English is an official language, Indo-European and Germanic.

Cumulative results of quality and popularity of the Wikipedia article

List of Wikipedia articles in different languages (starting with the most popular):

ja: 英語
zh: 英语
ko: 영어
nl: Engels
zhminnan: Eng-gí

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