Many rivers in Ireland include the term “River” in the
name tag. (e.g.
name=River Shannon). Some don’t (e.g.
name=Avonmore). Some include it as a suffix (e.g.
I personally don’t like having “RIver” in the name tag, it feels like including a description in the name. Since people refer to rivers without the word “River”, I don’t think it’s part of the name. “This bridge goes across the Liffey” is a normal sentence and shows that “river” is not part of the name.
I’d like to remove “River” from
name:en tags of rivers in Ireland. What do yous think?
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