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āyäntu

Cite this page as:"āyäntu". 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_āyäntu (accessed 28 Feb. 2024).
 
Meaning:“bone(s)”
Word class:noun
Language:TA
Equivalent in TB:āyo
Lexeme variants:āyäntu; āyäṃtw; āyäntw
 
Number:plural
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

āyäntu

1A 11 b4kupre ne waluntāp ṣñiāyäntu(pkä)b5nt pkänt penu kākloñcäs
2A 11 b6näṣ nu ce(smä)b6kāyäntupukāk puskāsyo kaśal malkamäm
3A 11 näṣ nu cesmäkāyäntuśwāl
4A 12 a3tmaṃ cem śiśkinäsāyäntu kākloñcäs pälkānt
5A 12 a4tmäk cemāyäntu
6A 12 b1tmäk cemāyäntupuskāsyo kaśal mälkā(nt)
7A 12 b2(tri)b2t p(enu) (ce)smäkāyäntuśwāl ysār krāṃ yokyo
8A 13 a4wāweku(ñcä)a4s ;āyäntu; kropaṃt śiśkis ;
9A 13 ṣñiāyäntu; śiśkinäs ; āyäṃtwāśśi
10A 150 a3nu a3/// kiāyäntuwewñunt mänt – – – – yä
11A 150 a5śtwarā a5/// mmāyäntumäskaṃträ • ṣñikek naṣäm·
12A 166 a5; esnaṃ prāa5(kraṃ) ;(āyäntu);
13A 310 b3/// tmunt : ekrāyäntusälpib4(ñc) /// wāwlunt aneñcāṣ
14A 321 a7a7/// ñy okiāyäntuwraṣ-ñi kā /// a8
15THT 2532 a3ṣi /// a3///āyäntu– /// b1///
16YQ N.3 a4a4/// ·ñ(cä)rñyāyäntu: añcwāṣiñi ///

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.