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āyäṃtwā

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Meaning:“bone(s)”
Word class:noun
Language:TA
Equivalent in TB:āyo
Lexeme variants:āyäṃtwā; āyäntwā
 
Number:plural
Case:perlative
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)

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

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Carling et al. 2009: 42.

Occurrences

āyäṃtwā

1A 12 a4āyäṃtwāpapärss ats

āyäntwā

1A 12 b1cesämāyäntwāeṣäk papärs
2A 403 b6(sā)m«†ä» bhādrā oṅkälmā(ṣi) (śpa)läṣāy(äntwā)/// b7/// śnaṣiṃ

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.