Definition of transliterate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

transliterate

 verb
verb
NAmE//trænsˈlɪt̮əˌreɪt//
 
, NAmE//trænzˈlɪt̮əˌreɪt//
 
transliterate something (into/as something)(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they transliterate
 
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he / she / it transliterates
 
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past simple transliterated
 
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-ing form transliterating
 
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to write words or letters using letters of a different alphabet or language
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NAmE//ˌtrænsˌlɪt̮əˈreɪʃn//
 
, NAmE//ˌtrænzˌlɪt̮əˈreɪʃn//
 
noun [countable, uncountable]
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