Transliteration according to the Wikipedia rules

Transliteration according to the Wikipedia rules is one of the types of romanization used by the service. Based on BGN/PCGN system, this set of rules is used to translate names, words, abbreviations, and text from Russian into an English-language representation that can be understood by English speakers. Recommended for use when preparing information for the Wikipedia.

Available replacement options are located under the form.

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Transliteration settings:
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This transliteration system uses the following replacements for Russian letters that are absent in the Latin alphabet:
Special substitution rules provided by the standard:

The word endings "ий" can be replaced by the sequence "iy" (by default "y" is used). The rules are quite complex and provide for a large number of exceptional cases. You can look through them on the special page.