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Find all pages that link to the given language link.

Can be used to find all links with a language code, or all links to a title (with a given language). Using neither parameter is effectively "all language links".

Note that this may not consider language links added by extensions.

Specific parameters:
Other general parameters are available.

Language for the language link.


Language link to search for. Must be used with lbllang.


When more results are available, use this to continue. More detailed information on how to continue queries can be found on


How many total pages to return.

Type: integer or max
The value must be between 1 and 500.
Default: 10

Which properties to get:

Adds the language code of the language link.
Adds the title of the language link.
Values (separate with | or alternative): lllang, lltitle
Default: (empty)

The direction in which to list.

One of the following values: ascending, descending
Default: ascending