Meaning of Romanize
Pronunciation: (rō'mu-nīz"), [key]
— v., -ized, -iz•ing.
- to make Roman Catholic.
- (often l.c.) to make Roman in character.
- (often l.c.) to render in the Latin alphabet, esp. a language traditionally written in a different system, as Chinese or Japanese.
- to conform to Roman Catholic doctrine and practices; to become Roman Catholic.
- (often l.c.) to follow Roman practices.
- Romanize (Thesaurus)