Key:locale

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Description
Changeset tag; indicates the changeset author's editing interface language Edit or translate this description.
Group: Changesets
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should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Wikidata
Status: de facto

This key is set automatically by the editors iD and Vespucci on created changesets, and is generated based on the language the author has chosen for the editing interface. For example, a changeset made by an editor using Traditional Chinese in iD should have locale=zh-TW, for "Chinese (Taiwan)".

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