Transliterate vs Mistransliterate - What's the difference?

transliterate | mistransliterate |


As verbs the difference between transliterate and mistransliterate

is that transliterate is to represent letters or words in the characters of another writing system while mistransliterate is to transliterate incorrectly.

transliterate

English

Verb

(transliterat)
  • To represent letters or words in the characters of another writing system.
  • See also

    * transcribe

    mistransliterate

    English

    Verb

    (mistransliterat)
  • To transliterate incorrectly.