Template:User no

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no This user is a native of Norwegian
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This {{User no}} template can be used to display a contributor's Norwegian language skill and level of ability on their user page. For userboxes for different languages see Category:Language Userboxes or use the {{Userbox-lang}}.


The template has one unnamed parameter and one named parameter.

Unnamed parameters

  1. The (optional) unnamed parameter is a number to indicate the level of ability in this language. If this parameter is omitted the wording for native speaker will be displayed.
    • 0 = limited or no ability
    • 1 = basic
    • 2 = intermediate
    • 3 = advanced
    • 4 = near-native
    • 5 = professional

Named parameters

This (optional) parameter can be used to define a skill other than speaking, for example reading or writing. If omitted the default is speaking.


Using different ability levels

Using English as an example the following shows the range of abilities that can be choosen.

Ability You type You get
Native ability

{{User no}}

no This user is a native speaker of Norwegian
Professional ability

{{User no|5}}

no-5 This user is a professional speaker of Norwegian
Near-native ability

{{User no|4}}

no-4 This user is a near-native speaker of Norwegian
Advanced ability

{{User no|3}}

no-3 This user is an advanced speaker of Norwegian
Intermediate ability

{{User no|2}}

no-2 This user is an intermediate speaker of Norwegian
Basic ability

{{User no|1}}

no-1 This user is a basic speaker of Norwegian
Limited ability

{{User no|0}}

no-0 This user does not understand Norwegian (or understands it with considerable difficulty).

Using different skills

Situation You type You get
Intermediate reader speaker

{{User no|2|skill=reader}}

no-2 This user is an intermediate reader of Norwegian
Professional reader and writer

{{User no|5|skill=reader and writer}}

no-5 This user is a professional reader and writer of Norwegian
Basic reader, writer and speaker

{{User no|1|skill=reader, writer and speaker}}

no-1 This user is a basic reader, writer and speaker of Norwegian