Transliteration

Library of Congress Transliteration Tables

When transliterating languages with non-Roman alphabets (an exception is made for longer, block quotations), please consult the Library of Congress transliteration tables based on the language you are transliterating:

Russian

Ukrainian

Belarusian

Bulgarian

Serbian

Armenian

Georgian

Church Slavic

See the full list of transliteration tables for all other languages.

Anglicized Words

Anglicized words such as "ruble," "kopek," "kolkhoz," "glasnost" should be used except in linguistic or directly quote Cyrillic text, in which chase the words should be transliterated according to the tables above.

Russian Names

Please see the section on Russian names.