how to pronounce transliteration


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the above transcription of transliteration is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

transliteration is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of transliteration in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… Latin transliteration of Almagest …”

meanings of transliteration


  1. The act or product of rendering speech in sign language, or vice versa.
  2. The act or product of transliterating, of representing letters or words in the characters of another alphabet or script.

transliteration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word transliteration occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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