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yakṣentsa

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Meaning:A certain kind of spirit/ghost, Yakṣa
Word class:noun
Language:TB
Equivalent in TA:yakäṣ
Equivalent in other languages:Skt. yakṣa-
Lexeme variants:yakṣentsa
 
Number:singular
Case:genitive
Gender:masculine

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom yākṣe, yakṣa yakṣī, yākṣi
voc
acc yakṣaṃ, yākṣeṃ yākṣeṃ
gen yakṣentsa yakṣeṃts, yakṣāts
loc
comit
inst
abl yakṣenmeṃ yakṣenmeṃ
perl
all yākṣeṃśc
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

Malzahn 2013a.

Occurrences

yakṣentsa

1THT 127 a3; kauṣentai ra ;yakṣentsa

Bibliography

Malzahn 2013a

Malzahn, Melanie. 2013a. “Of demons and women – TB yakṣa- and oppositional feminine forms in Tocharian.” Tocharian and Indo-European Studies 14: 105–21.