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en_GB (British English) Translation

Description

Changes:

  • Trash -> Bin
  • Color -> Colour (and similar)
  • Categorize -> Categorise (and similar)
  • Howdy -> greeting based on the time of day (in 3.2 and higher)

Installation

  1. Upload en-gb-localisation.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Optionally set your locale (WPLANG) to en_GB in wp-config.php

FAQ

Are you serious?

Reasonably so. Seeing ‘Trash’ too often sent me over the edge.

Why isn’t this a mo/po file?

Since en_GB is quite similar to en_US, it would be rather unnecessary to use full string translations that may require updating for each version.

Using -ize isn’t an Americanism

While I’m aware of this, I loathe Oxford spelling with a passion.

Contributors & Developers

“en_GB (British English) Translation” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.2.1

  • Added lowercase ‘trash’

1.0.2

  • Added missing ‘gettext_with_context’ filter

1.0.1

  • First public release
  • Made strings static (thanks dd32)

1.0

  • First version