Transliteration

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Definition:[edit]

Transliteration is the writing of names and name phrases using letters from an alphabet that they were not originally written in, eg. writing runic Norse names in a Latin script. Use of the Latin alphabet is required for registration purposes in the SCA.


Rules:[edit]

SENA Appendix D: Acceptable Transliteration Systems for Non-Latin Scripts - http:heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#AppendixD SENA PN.2. Personal Names Style - http:heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#PN2 SENA NPN.2. Non-Personal Names Style - http:heraldry.sca.org/sena.html#NPN2


Precedents:[edit]

Precedents of the SCA College of Arms - [[1]] Morsulus Heralds Website - [[2]] (to search the LoARs and Precedents) Restatement Wiki - [[3]] (restatements of Precedents) Use the above links to be sure any precedents listed below haven't been superseded by newer precedents.

Collected Precedents of the SCA: Non-Roman Alphabets/Transliteration - [[4]]