Geographic Names Romanization System


MAPSTopo© is the family name of our topographical processing package; a specialized module tuned for applications such as information retrieval, document clustering, named entity extraction (NER), and translation. You are also invited to send us your sample input for processing free of charge, we accept limited size samples in any form or encoding.

Geographic Names Romanization System Arabic Place Names Personal Names Romanization
Transcription World Place Names  
Retrieval Geographic Terms  
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This system romanizes geographic names from more than 40 non-Latin script based languages, to either free romanization or standard based romanization, supported "roman languages" are English, French, German, Spanish, and Italian.

The system is capable of transcribing names according to ADEGN, ALA_LC, BGN, Buckwalter, DIN, IGN, ISO, KATS, RJGC, SAS, SATTS, UNGEGN, IPA, Wade-Giles, MPS II, Yale, Tong-yong, Gwoyeu Romatzyh, Nihon-shiki, Kunrei-shiki, Hepburn, Revised Romanization of Korean, McCune–Reischauer.

MAPS place Name Romanizer

MAPS place Name Romanizer
A screenshot of MAPSTopo Romanizer interface, you can view the technical specifications. You may also DOWNLOAD Evaluation copy.

  The sample given below contains multilingual text. Without proper rendering support, you may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols instead of the correct intended characters, you may either get the suitable fonts from our lingual support page or download the PDF version for which no extra arrangement is required.

Vocalized: vocalized version of the nameRoman: Romanized entry
Standard: Romanization standardLanguage: Entry language
Variant: Variant romanizationCommon: popular English Romanization

ID Entry Vocalized Roman Standrad Language Variant English
0001 وهران وَهْرَان Wahrān UNGEGN Arabic Oran
0002 الدوحة الْدَّوْحَة ad-Dawḩah UNGEGN Arabic Doha
0003 طرطوس طَرْطُوس Ţarţūs UNGEGN Arabic Tartus
0004 الدار البيضاء الدارُ الْبَيْضَاء ad-Dār al-Bayḑā' UNGEGN Arabic Casablanca
0005 بنديدا بِنْدِيدَا Bindīda UNGEGN Arabic Bendida
0006 الخرطوم الْخُرْطُوم al-Khurţūm UNGEGN Arabic Khartoum
0007 أبها أبْهَا Abhā UNGEGN Arabic Abha
0008 بنزرت بَنْزَرْت Binzirt UNGEGN Arabic Bizerte
0009 الحازمية الْحَازْمِيَّة al-Ḩāzmīyah UNGEGN Arabic Alhazimiyah
0010 北京 Běijīng Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0011 重庆 Zhòngqìng Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0012 上海 Shànghǎi Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0013 天津 Tiānjīn Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0014 安庆 Ānqìng Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0015 蚌埠 Bàngbù Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0016 亳州 Bózhōu Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0017 巢湖 Cháohú Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0018 池州 Chízhōu Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0019 滁州 Chúzhōu Hanyu Pinyin Chinese
0020 जबलपुर Jablpur Non-Standard Hindi
0021 जाजमऊ Jaajamoo Non-Standard Hindi
0022 कानपुर Kanpur Non-Standard Hindi
0023 गुरुग्राम Gurugram Non-Standard Hindi
0024 प्रयागराज Pryagraja Non-Standard Hindi
0025 शिमला Shimla Non-Standard Hindi
0026 सागर Sagr Non-Standard Hindi
0027 თბილისი Thbilisi Non-Standard Georgian
0028 ბათუმი Bathumi Non-Standard Georgian
0029 ქუთაისი Khuthaisi Non-Standard Georgian
0030 რუსთავი Rusthavi Non-Standard Georgian
0031 გორი Gori Non-Standard Georgian
0032 ზუგდიდი Zugdidi Non-Standard Georgian
0033 ფოთი Phothi Non-Standard Georgian
0034 ხაშური Khashuri Non-Standard Georgian
0035 სამტრედია Samtredia Non-Standard Georgian
0036 Վաղարշապատ Vagharshapat Non-Standard Armenian
0037 Աբովյան Abovyan Non-Standard Armenian
0038 Ալավերդի Alaverdi Non-Standard Armenian
0039 Ախթալա Akhtala Non-Standard Armenian
0040 Այրում Ayrum Non-Standard Armenian
0041 Աշտարակ Ashtarak Non-Standard Armenian
0042 Ապարան Aparan Non-Standard Armenian
0043 Արարատ Ararat Non-Standard Armenian
0044 Արթիկ Artik Non-Standard Armenian
0045 Արմավիր Armavir Non-Standard Armenian
0046 Արտաշատ Artashat Non-Standard Armenian
0047 Բերդ Berd Non-Standard Armenian
0048 Բյուրեղավան Byureghavan Non-Standard Armenian
0049 Գավառ Gavar Non-Standard Armenian
0050 Գյումրի Gyumri Non-Standard Armenian

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