CEToM | Or 15003.6

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Or 15003.6

Known as:Or 15003.6
Cite this page as:Hannes A. Fellner. "Or 15003.6". 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-or150036&outputformat=print (accessed 25 Jun. 2024).


Editor:Hannes A. Fellner


Main find spot:Tonguzbash
Collection:British Library (London)

Language and Script

Linguistic stage:archaic
Script:very archaic

Text contents

Text genre:Literary


Material: ink on paper


Images from idp.bl.uk by courtesy of the International Dunhuang Project and the British Library.


a1/// – ·y· nau [s̝a] – ///
a2/// [y]sū ai śe – ///
a3/// – m· l[l]a ṅtse pa ///
b1/// st· a kn[ā] ·[s]· ///
b2/// – kyā mī tra – ///
b3/// l·o yo lo – ///
b4/// – – ///


a1/// – ·y· nauṣä ///
a2/// – y aiśe – ///
a3/// – lla ṅtse ///
b1/// st· aknā(t)s(a) ///
b2/// – k yāmīträ – ///
b3/// o yolo – ///
b4/// – – ///


Philological commentary

Transliteration pace Tamai 2007a.


One of the most archaic Tocharian manuscripts with a leftward bound 〈e〉; for the script type see Malzahn 2007a: 268.

Alternative linguistic/paleographic classifications

Malzahn 2007aA1
Tamai 2011C14


Online access

IDP: Or.15003/6


Tamai 2006: 267; Wille 2006: 27; Peyrot 2014a: 144-145



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

Malzahn 2007a

Malzahn, Melanie. 2007a. “The most archaic manuscripts of Tocharian B and the varieties of the Tocharian B language.” In Instrumenta Tocharica, edited by Melanie Malzahn, 255–97. Heidelberg: Winter.

Peyrot 2014a

Peyrot, Michaël. 2014a. “La relation entre la chronologie du tokharien B et la paléographie.” In Lecteurs et copistes dans les traditions manuscrites iraniennes, indiennes et centrasiatiques, edited by Nalini Balbir and Maria Szuppe, 12:121–47. Eurasian Studies. Roma: Istituto per l’Oriente Carlo Alfonso Nallino.

Tamai 2006

Tamai, Tatsushi. 2006. “The Tocharian fragments in Or. 15003 of the Hoernle collection.” In Buddhist manuscripts from Central Asia. The British Library Sanskrit Fragments, Vol. I, edited by Seishi Karashima and Klaus Wille, 267–69. Tokyo: IRIAB, Soka University.

Tamai 2007a

Tamai, Tatsushi. 2007a. “A preliminary edition of unpublished texts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.” Thesaurus indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan collection. 2007. http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/tocharic/tht.htm.

Tamai 2011

Tamai, Tatsushi. 2011. Paläographische Untersuchungen zum B-Tocharischen. Innsbrucker Beiträge zur Sprachwissenschaft 138. Innsbruck: Institut für Sprachen und Literaturen.

Wille 2006

Wille, Klaus. 2006. “The Sanskrit fragments Or. 15003 in the Hoernle collection.” In Buddhist manuscripts from Central Asia. The British Library Sanskrit Fragments, Vol. I, edited by Seishi Karashima and Klaus Wille, 65–153. Tokyo: IRIAB, Soka University.

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