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trans·lit·er·ate

 (trăns-lĭt′ə-rāt′, trănz-)
tr.v. trans·lit·er·at·ed, trans·lit·er·at·ing, trans·lit·er·ates
To represent (letters or words) in the corresponding characters of another alphabet.

[trans- + Latin littera, lītera, letter + -ate.]

trans·lit′er·a′tion (-ə-rā′shən) n.

transliteration

the spelling of a word in one language with the alphabet of another language.
See also: Alphabet
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transliteration - a transcription from one alphabet to anothertransliteration - a transcription from one alphabet to another
transcription, written text - something written, especially copied from one medium to another, as a typewritten version of dictation
Translations
transliterasie
نقحرة
transliterace
translitteration
字訳翻字音訳
transliteracija
transliteratie
transliterasjon
транслітерація

transliteration

[ˌtrænzlɪtəˈreɪʃən] Ntransliteración f, transcripción f

transliteration

nTransliteration f

transliteration

[ˌtrænzlɪtəˈreɪʃn] ntraslitterazione f
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One known terrorist got onto a plane to the United States because the Roman alphabet transliteration of his name on his passport was different from the Roman alphabet spelling of his name on the no-fly.