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menākyo

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Meaning:“Gleichnis”
Word class:noun
Language:TA
Equivalent in TB:menāk
Lexeme variants:menākyo
 
Number:singular
Case:instrumental

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom menāk
voc
acc menāk
gen
loc
comit
inst menākyo
abl
perl
all
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

Translation by Thomas and Krause 1964: Gleichnis

;

Translation by Carling and Pinault 2023: 1) (conj.), 2) (n.) 1) ‘like, comparable to’, 2) ‘comparison, metaphor, example’

Occurrences

menākyo

1A 39 a4(me)a5nākyo:
2A 225 a1a1piltäkmenā(kyo)/// a2wär
3A 227-228 a2; tāa2sudarśaṃ rī ;menākyo:
4A 227-228 a3nandaṃmenākyo; warpäśkesaṃ ; śtwa
5A 227-228 a4miśrakmenākyo; supuṣpit war;päśkeyaṃ :
6A 311 a4(mā) ; a4cokmenākyo; nkäṃsamāṃ tñi ;
7A 314 a7; wsāṣi pāreṃ ;menākyo; lyāk wärts esneṃ
8THT 3185 b5vaijaya(nt) ṣtāṅkmenāk(y)o– – menāk(y)o ya ··o
9THT 3185 vaijaya(nt) ṣtāṅk menāk(y)o – –menāk(y)oya ··o – wleṣāt

Bibliography

Carling and Pinault 2023

Carling, Gerd, and Georges-Jean Pinault. 2023. Dictionary and thesaurus of Tocharian A. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

Thomas and Krause 1964

Thomas, Werner, and Wolfgang Krause. 1964. Tocharisches Elementarbuch, Band II. Texte und Glossar. Heidelberg: Winter.