• The Zotero library underlying the CEToM bibliography is now public and can be viewed here.
  • We would like to thank Prof. Dr. Thomas Oberlies and Pratik Rumde from the Seminar für Indologie und Tibetologie of the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen for providing our project with scans of the nachlass of Wilhelm Siegling. The nachlass includes letters to and from Siegling throughout his career that are of great importance to the history of the field of Tocharian studies. This material will be published on CEToM, accompanied by transcriptions of the letters, in the course of 2024.



Cite this page as:"ṣekkā-yärne". In A Comprehensive Edition of Tocharian Manuscripts (CEToM). Created and maintained by Melanie Malzahn, Martin Braun, Hannes A. Fellner, and Bernhard Koller.ṣekkā-yärne (accessed 05 Dec. 2023).
Meaning:“only for a single moment”
Word class:uninflected
Lexeme variants:ṣekkā-yärne

Lexeme family

  • ṣekkā-yärne


According to Georges-Jean Pinault, the second member of this compound is the of yarm 'measure' which corresponds to the second compound member Skt. °mātram 'only'. The first member is related to the adverb ṣekkāka 'for a single moment'. The second member shows cluster reduction of °yärmne into °yärme.



1PK NS 54 b2wīna ; kälpāṣṣäṃ ;ṣekkā-yärne: