This is a Wikisource project reference page (part of the "Wikisource:" project namespace).
The list of available Wikisource shortcuts can be found at Wikisource:Shortcuts.
What is a Wikisource shortcut?[തിരുത്തുക]
How to use Wikisource shortcuts[തിരുത്തുക]
A Wikisource shortcut can be entered into the Wikisource search box to quickly bring you to a reference page.
For example, you can type "WS:TM" into the search box and click the "Go" button to get to the Wikisource "Template messages" reference page, instead of having to type "Wikisource:Template messages".
Alternatively, you can use the shortcut in the URL (web address). For example, you are currently viewing the Wikisource:Shortcut page in English. The URL is
You could get from here another page by replacing "Wikisource:Shortcut" with "WS:R" in the URL (web address) field (followed by "Enter").
Shortcuts are presented in all capital letters ("All-Caps"), but the search box is case-insensitive. For example, in the search box, you can type "ws:r" instead of "WS:R".
However, using the URL method typically requires that you match the capitalization of the shortcut.
Wikisource shortcut policy[തിരുത്തുക]
Reserved for Wikisource project reference pages (WS: namespace) only.
A shortcut link box (the "shortcut template") is added to the entry source ("Editing" page) using
For example, placing the shortcut template and substituting SHORT for <X> gives: