from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To represent (letters or words) in the corresponding characters of another alphabet.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To express or represent in the characters of another alphabet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To express or write, as words of a language having peculiar alphabetic characters, in the alphabetic characters of another language; spell (the same, or approximately the same, sound) in different characters.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. rewrite in a different script
trans- + Latin littera, lītera, letter + -ate1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)