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Python transliteration library

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# lang-trans

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Python transliteration library (mostly from non-latin scripts, such as Arabic, Japanese, etc.)

## Use

Here an example of using Buckwalter transliteration for Arabic:
#!/usr/bin/env python
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-

from lang_trans.arabic import buckwalter

print buckwalter.transliterate(u'هذا البرنامج يعطينا نطق الحروف')
print buckwalter.untransliterate('h*A AlbrnAmj yETynA nTq AlHrwf')

abbreviated methods:
- transliterate(text): trans(text)
- untransliterate(text): untrans(text)

## Available transliterators

- arabic
- buckwalter
- arabtex
- iso233

- japanese
- hepburn
- nihonshiki
- kunreishiki

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## License

Copyright (C) 2017-2018 Abdelkrime Aries (

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at


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