Rules for transliterating Russian letters

To transliterate Russian letters when entering names (see 3.1.3.2. Rules for entering all types of names) use the following chart:

Russian letterTransliteration
АA
БB
ВV
ГG
ДD
ЕE
ЁYo
ЖZh
ЗZ
ИI
ЙY
КK
ЛL
МM
НN
ОO
ПP
РR
СS
ТT
УU
ФF
ХKh
ЦTs
ЧCh
ШSh
ЩSch
Ъ

don't transliterate

exception: ъе → ye

Ы

Y

as an exception, write the ending ый → y

(similarly, write the ending ий → y)

Ь

drop it at the end of words

combination

[ь+vowel] → [y+vowel]

(other than Ё, Ю, Я).

ЭE
ЮYu
ЯYa