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 Am I allowed to translate wikipedia articles in order to make new wikipedia articles in my mother tongue?

Answer Not only is that allowed, it's encouraged. Just be sure to cite the specific revision you've translated.
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How can I translate Wikipedia articles from Spanish to English?

Hello aarond53,Yes you can do this, I have translated a few articles myself (mainly articles having to do with Spain) into English. Here are some useful links that will help you get started : Wikip... Read More »
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Are wikipedia articles cited by authorized personnels with expertise in related articles?

If I'm interpreting your question correctly, you're looking for academic and/or expert articles which cite Wikipedia. In that case, check out this (incomplete) list on Wikipedia:< http://en.wikiped... Read More »
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How many articles have been deleted on Wikipedia?

100s of pages or categories or images are deleted everyday. See here for the deletion log of all recently deleted items: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Lo…You can view up to 5000 deleted i... Read More »
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How do you edit articles on wikipedia?

Go to the article and look at what it says to the left of "view history." If it says "edit," just click that and you'll get a text box and you can type whatever you want. Then you click save.Also, ... Read More »
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