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The associated page is used by the TitleBlacklist MediaWiki extension, and lists strings of regular expressions that may not be used as page titles or usernames on any Wikimedia projects. Any Meta-Wiki administrator or steward can edit this blacklist.

For more information on what the title blacklist is for, and the processes used here, please see Title blacklist/About.

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Proposed additionsEdit

  This section is for proposing that a page title be blacklisted; add new entries at the bottom of the section. Provide links demonstrating widespread creation by multiple users or IP's. Completed requests will be marked as done or denied and archived.

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia new account usernamesEdit

Hi! I'm an editor (and interface admin) from the said Wikipedia and consulted one of the sysops/administrators there about blocking an offensive username that one of the persistent vandals keeps making an account with. The username in question contains a word of which a part is УСТАШ (base root), mostly ending in УСТАШКЕ, УСТАШКА, УСТАШКОГ, УСТАША, УСТАШЕ (block the base root so all of these endings are covered). The Latin version of the aforementioned base root is USTAŠ. This refers to the en:Ustaše, read about that on Wikipedia. If an administrator on our Wikipedia needs to confirm this request, I'll tell them. The said vandal has made all the capitalized Cyrillic accounts seen in this block log, they've been actively doing this for over one year now.

It would be great to block the following too: everything from the Serbian strong language and add to those ЈЕБЕМ, JEBEM, КУРЧИЋ, KURČIĆ. They will most probably just keep making accounts with other offensive words, but it would be good to have these blocked regardless. -Vipz (talk) 00:45, 31 July 2022 (UTC)

I would like to see a broader range conversation of possible complications from such an addition, and also would want to see more from the wiki join in on the effectiveness of such a block  — billinghurst sDrewth 12:46, 1 August 2022 (UTC)
Well, as an administrator on the project, I can actually confirm that we have constant issues with the afore mentioned user, who keeps coming back and creating offensive accounts. As far as I understand, the user in question has a grudge against the people on the Serbian Wikipedia project, but for some reason, he keeps coming to us and then tags Serbian Wiki users and curses them, threatens them, and whatnot (he might also be doing the same thing there, I do not know, really). He keeps getting blocked, that much is certain - sometimes, even the people from Meta intervened - and while he cannot do any serious damage do to it being a new account, he is quite annoying, he keeps threatening people and also posting offensive content. From observing his recent edits, there is a slight possibility that a globally banned user is hiding behind these accounts, but no one has analyzed that any further.
As for the technical aspects of this motion, I must admit they are not a strong point for me, which is why I cannot really help you with that; I don't know whether that would cause any system-related issues. But, if it won't, such a motion would certainly make our lives a bit easier. Certainly, he has proven himself to be quite creative in coming up with usernames, but as Vipz said, there is a repeating pattern with the root "USTAŠ" in Latin script (and the corresponding Cyrillic version). I am certain this would limit him in a way and would ultimately prove to be helpful to us on On top of that, the word "Ustaša" refers to WWII fascists from Croatia, so there really is no harm in banning the phrase altogether, since it's not a common word that everyone uses; it already has a very negative or derogatory connotation. If you need any more help or clarification, just ping me and I shall provide you with an answer (if I can), as soon as possible. -- Edgar Allan Poe (talk) 03:30, 2 August 2022 (UTC)
Requests for comment/Global ban for Velimir Ivanovic emerged a few hours after my title blacklist request, it contains some of the accounts related to it. -Vipz (talk) 18:16, 12 August 2022 (UTC)


Should we add this parameter Abdomitwally on title blacklist? This user is repeatedly recreated account intended for LTA, but it is blocked by Elcobbola on Commons for multiple times. --Mastodonia626 (talk) 11:55, 3 August 2022 (UTC)

This is pretty suspicious for a brand-new editor to be requesting this. DarkMatterMan4500 (talk) (contribs) 12:16, 3 August 2022 (UTC)
@DarkMatterMan4500: So this is not suspicious anyway, according to Elcobbola's log. Mastodonia626 (talk) 12:23, 3 August 2022 (UTC)
  Not done Admins at other wikis know how to make requests as required. No need to second guess.  — billinghurst sDrewth 13:14, 3 August 2022 (UTC)
For the record, the requester was SwissArmyGuy using a sockpuppet account for the purpose of evading bans again. DarkMatterMan4500 (talk) (contribs) 17:52, 3 August 2022 (UTC)
No doubt, hence why I give generic responses. Don't enter the debate; don't rise to the bait; don't feed the troll.  — billinghurst sDrewth 11:30, 5 August 2022 (UTC)
@Billinghurst: You're right. DarkMatterMan4500 (talk) (contribs) 11:41, 5 August 2022 (UTC)

Proposed removalsEdit

  This section is for proposing that a title be unlisted; please add new entries at the bottom of the section. Remember to provide the specific title or regex blacklisted, links to the articles they are used in or useful to, and arguments in favour of unlisting. Completed requests will be marked as done or denied and archived. The addition or removal of a title is not a vote, please do not bold the first words in statements.

Troubleshooting and problemsEdit

  This section is for comments related to problems with the blacklist (such as incorrect syntax or entries not being blocked), or problems saving a page because of a blacklisted title. This is not the section to request that an entry be unlisted (see Proposed removals above).

Vedanie żatccyEdit

Znikon zmieniali ingerowali w ustanowiona historie 21:24, 13 March 2022 (UTC)

  nothing to do  — billinghurst sDrewth 09:47, 14 March 2022 (UTC)
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