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This template can be used to display the language and level of ability spoken by a contributor on their user page.


The template has two unnamed parameters.

  1. The first unnamed parameter is a two-letter code according to the ISO 639-1 standard
  2. The second (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.
    1. basic
    2. intermediate
    3. advanced
    4. near-native
    5. professional


NOTE: The template can be called using {{Userbox-lang}} or {{UBX-lang}}

Situation You type You get
Native speaker of English
en This user is a native speaker of English
Advanced speaker of Spanish
es-3 This user is an advanced speaker of Spanish
Basic speaker of Japanese
ja-1 This user is a basic speaker of Japanese