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A 451

Known as:A 451; THT 1085
Cite this page as:Gerd Carling. "A 451". 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-a451 (accessed 09 Dec. 2023).

Edition

Editor:Gerd Carling

Provenience

Main find spot:Khočo (Dakianus)
Expedition code:T I D42
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection (BBAW)

Language and Script

Language:TA
Script:late

Text contents

Text genre:Literary

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Poṭhī
Number of lines:4

Images

Images from idp.bl.uk by courtesy of the International Dunhuang Project, the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, and the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Orientabteilung.

Transliteration

a1/// c·¯ ¯m tka nä¯ ¯s̝ c[a] c·¯ ¯l ///
a2/// clāṃ śo ṣā taṃ ckā ca rtā k· ///
a3/// ¯r se yo śäṃ klā¯ ¯t ///
a4/// ·[i] ñc[ṣ]i nāṃ ṣa¯ ¯r ///
b1/// ·s· wra ske yo w[la] ///
b2/// ṣe¯ ¯s̝ śu rā¯ ¯m tsra ///
b3/// ylaṃ cmo lleṃ tsā¯ ¯t wä rtaṃ ///
b4/// sa[¯] [¯m] sne kā r·ṃ lā ///

Transcription

a1 /// c·m tkanäṣ cac· l ///
a2 /// clāṃ śoṣātäṃ ckācar tāk· ///
a3 /// r seyo śäṃ klāt ///
a4 /// ·iñcṣināṃ ṣar ///
b1 /// ·s· wraskeyo wlä ///
b2 /// ṣeṣ śurām tsra ///
b3 /// ylaṃ cmoll eṃtsāt wärtaṃ ///
b4 /// sam sne kār·ṃ lā ///

Translation

a4 beloved sister

Commentary

Remarks

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).
Transcription and translation are based on Carling et al. 2009.

References

Online access

IDP: THT 1085; TITUS: THT 1085

Miscellaneous

Edition

Sieg and Siegling 1921a: 244; Sieg and Siegling 1921a p. 244

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.

IDP

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

Sieg and Siegling 1921a

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

TITUS

Gippert, Jost, Katharina Kupfer, Christiane Schaefer, and Tatsushi Tamai. n.d. “Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian Manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.”