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A 374

Known as:A 374; THT 1008
Cite this page as:Gerd Carling. "A 374". 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/?m-a374 (accessed 18 May 2024).


Editor:Gerd Carling


Main find spot:Shorchuk
Specific find spot:Stadthöhle
Expedition code:T III Š 63.15
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection

Language and Script


Text contents

Title of the work:Dhūtaguṇa
Text genre:Literary


Material: ink on paper
Number of lines:10


Images from titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de by courtesy of the Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS).


a1/// tw·i
a2/// w· [w]r· wā stä : |
a3/// a ra mpā¯ ¯t śma śāṃ
a4/// ni sa kulyi¯ ¯k wa¯ ¯r wra kṣa
a5/// ·ra pa¯ ¯s̝ ka pśña¯ ¯cä me nā¯ ¯k [c]kā sa
a6/// ¯k ma rka mpa lṣi «tri» wsā lu ma – me nā¯ ¯k
a7/// ṣñi ṣñi knā nmu nyo dhu ta ku lṣi wkäṃ
a8/// kā swo ne ā su kka tkā¯ ¯cä
a9/// [n]e : tri ci wa ri ku ne : to¯ ¯s̝ ṣo
a10/// n· : v[ṛ] k – mu li


a1/// tw·i
a2/// w·wr· wāstä : ।
a3/// arämpāt śmaśāṃ
a4/// nisakulyik war wräkṣa
a5/// ·rä päṣ kapśñac menāk ckāsa
a6/// k märkampalṣi tri wsālum«†ä» menāk
a7/// ṣñi ṣñi knānmunyo dhutakulṣi wkäṃ
a8/// kāswone āsuk katkāc
a9/// ne : triciwarikune : toṣ ṣo
a10/// : vṛk(ṣa)muli



Transcription and translation are based on Carling et al. 2009.
Transcription and references have been transferred from the "Text and Reference Database of the Tocharian A Language" (Gerd Carling Lund University) (funded by the Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation and SCAS).


Online access

IDP: THT 1008; TITUS: THT 1008


Sieg and Siegling 1921: 207-208; Sieg and Siegling 1921 p. 207, p. 208


Couvreur 1959: a4 (252), a10 (252)


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.

Couvreur 1959

Couvreur, Walter. 1959. “Review of: Thesaurus Linguae Tocharicae Dialecti A.” Bibliotheca Orientalis 16 (5-6): 251–53.


“The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online.” n.d. http://idp.bl.uk.

Sieg and Siegling 1921

Sieg, Emil, and Wilhelm Siegling. 1921. Tocharische Sprachreste, I. Band. Die Texte. A. Transcription. Berlin/Leipzig: de Gruyter.


Gippert, Jost, Katharina Kupfer, Christiane Schaefer, and Tatsushi Tamai. n.d. “Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian Manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.” http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/tocharic/thtframe.htm.