Examples of transliterate in a Sentence
The Russian letter Я is usually transliterated in English as ya or ia.
Origin and Etymology of transliterate
First Known Use: 1861See Words from the same year
TRANSLITERATE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of transliterate for English Language Learners
: to write words or letters in the characters of another alphabet
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