(sign language) The act or product of rendering speech in sign language, or vice versa.
Origin of transliteration
From Latintransliteratus past participle of transliterare (“to transliterate"), from trans- (“across") + littera (“letter").
Transliteration Sentence Examples
In some foreign words like cicala the ch- (tsh) value is given to c. In the transliteration of foreign languages also it receives different values, having that of tsh in the transliteration of Sanskrit and of is in various Slavonic dialects.
But it is easy to imagine that some confusion may have arisen in the transliteration of the name into Greek, and that the place really indicated is Khersa, near the middle of the eastern shore of the lake.
Below are (t) the transliteration of the symbols; (2) the Greek words, both like the Cyprian reading from right to left.
- The agitation for the transliteration of the alphabet, the elimination of all non-Latin words from the language and the ostracism of the old literature, completely crippled all literary activity, first in Transylvania and then in Rumania.
Aramaic endorsements on business documents repeating in Aramaic transliteration the names of parties mentioned in the texts have also been of service in fixing the phonetic readings of names.