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āy

Cite this page as:"āy". In A Comprehensive Edition of Tocharian Manuscripts (CEToM). Created and maintained by Melanie Malzahn, Martin Braun, Hannes A. Fellner, and Bernhard Koller. https://cetom.univie.ac.at/?F_A_āy (accessed 02 Mar. 2024).
 
Meaning:“bone(s)”
Word class:noun
Language:TA
Equivalent in TB:āyo
Lexeme variants:āy
 
Number:singular
Case:nominative; accusative
Gender:masculine

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom āy āyäntu
voc
acc āy āyäntu
gen āyis āyäntwāśśi
loc āyäntwaṃ
comit
inst
abl āyäntwäṣ
perl āyäṃtwā
all
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

Translation by Carling et al. 2009: bone(s)

;

The singular has collective meaning ("bones of the skeleton"), the plural individualizing.

;

Carling et al. 2009: 42.

Occurrences

Bibliography

Carling et al. 2009

Carling, Gerd, Georges-Jean Pinault, and Werner Winter. 2009. A dictionary and thesaurus of Tocharian A. Volume 1: Letters a-j. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.