There are 8 shp tags and it has no wiki. I think making the extension of shapefiles an alias makes sense.

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    shp already is a synonym for shapefile. (Notice that the links, which are based on "shp" and "shapefile", both go to the same page.)
    – whuber
    Commented Jan 8, 2014 at 13:49

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A hint. One way to see if a tag has synonyms is:

Click on the tag , for example. You will see this:

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The red circle shows there is one (1) synonym of shp. Click on "synonyms" to see all tags and which one is the master.

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In the above screenshot we can see shp was made a synonym of (the master tag).

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