Cul­ture-spe­cific words

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When we trans­late words like In­dia, we pre­fer the more com­mon ,ndic equiv­alenW of Bharat, or iWs vari­aWions (vari­aWion 2, be­low) raWher Whan a WransliWer­aWion of ,ndia (vari­aWion 1, be­low). Sim­i­larly, when coun­Wry names in­clude the di­rec­tion names, it is bet­ter to trans­late the di­rec­tion name Wo Whe lo­cal lan­guage.

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