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An official name in English language Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Names
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasmay be used on relations
Status: in use


An official name in English language. Note that it is only rarely useful:

  • If object is in place where this language dominates and official names in other languages are not specified, then simply official_name=* is sufficient
  • If official name and common name match, then usually name=* or name:en=* is enough. Though if official name is unusual then it can be used.

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