Rules for transcribing Russian letters

When transcribing names, practical transcription is used. For more information, see 3.1.3.2.1.6.1.

For transliteration of Russian letters when setting names (see 3.1.3.2. The rules for assigning all types of names) should use the following substitutions:

Russian letter Transliteration
А A
Б B
В V
Г G
Д D
Е E
Ё Yo
Ж Zh
З Z
И I
Й Y
К K
Л L
М M
Н N
О O
П P
Р R
С S
Т T
У U
Ф F
Х Kh
Ц Ts
Ч Ch
Ш Sh
Щ Sch
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).

Э E
Ю Yu
Я Ya