Translation of romanize in Spanish:

romanize

Pronunciation: /ˈrəʊmənaɪz/
Romanize

vt

  • 1.1 (make like Romans) romanizar*
    More example sentences
    • Britain was a thoroughly Romanized province, or at least the southern portions were.
    • There were certain areas east of the Rhine and north of the Danube that had Roman colonies, but the territory never was Romanized in the thorough fashion that Britain was.
    • The numbers of Romans were never great, but the indigenous upper classes became Romanized and spoke Latin.
    1.2 (transliterate)transcribir una lengua usando el alfabeto latino
    More example sentences
    • The session focused on a massive undertaking by American libraries to convert to the pinyin system of romanizing the Chinese language.
    • How can students be expected to compete in the international marketplace when they don't even know the accepted standard for romanizing their own language?
    • Pinyin is the Romanized Chinese phonetic system and is the most effective aid to learning Mandarin today.

Definition of romanize in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more