and seem like obvious duplicates, to me. This was brought up in #143: Proposed tag merge, but that's become sidetracked by the discussion about the other two tags in that question, so I figured it makes sense to fork this discussion out from it.

I've just submitted a proposal for tag wiki content for , so I'd prefer that that end up being the merge target, with (a spelling that is different between varieties of English, in any case) be the synonym, but I guess that's unimportant.

2 Answers 2


Tags have now been merged, with middle ages being the target. Medieval will now redirect to middle ages.

  • Thank you; I think that's very helpful :o) Feb 26, 2012 at 22:57

I second the request and think the OPs reasons for the request are on point. I can't think of a compelling reason to have the two tags separate.

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .