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THT 2721

Known as:THT 2721; Prelim. No. 5836
Cite this page as:Adrian Musitz. "THT 2721". 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-tht2721 (accessed 22 May 2024).

Edition

Editor:Adrian Musitz

Provenience

Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection

Language and Script

Language:TB
Linguistic stage:late
Script:cursive

Text contents

Text genre:Non-literary
Text subgenre:Account
Verse/Prose:prose

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Scroll

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Transliteration

a1/// – ka lā¯ ¯ś ///
a2/// – l··e [yw]ā rtsa ṣa¯ ¯ṅk ///
a3/// ¤ ka [s]t· r· ā rya wa rme śa rsa
a4/// ne ka wye ṣa lywe ywā rtsa ṣa¯ ¯ṅ
a5/// sa ṅka stāṃ ne co ki¯ ¯ś ṣa¯ ¯ṅ mlya ka [tau] [ṣṣ]e ///

Transcription

a1/// – kalāś ///
a2/// – (ṣa)l(yw)e ywārtsa ṣaṅk ///
a3/// ¤(saṅ)käst(e)r(e) āryawarme śarsa ///
a4n1 /// ne k{a/e}!_n1_!wye ṣalywe ywārtsa ṣaṅ ///
a5/// saṅkastāṃne cokiś ṣaṅ mlyakatauṣṣe /// ///

Translation

a1... a spoonful...
a2... oil: half a pint...
a3...¤. The Saṅkastere Aryawarme knew about it...
a4... bovine. Oil: half a pint.
a5... for the lamp in the place of the saṅgha: a pint. mlyokotau-oil...

Commentary

Philological commentary

Error for 'ke'.
n1These two lines (a4-a5) look like they were written by a different hand (e.g. the bottom of 'ka' is not round like in the previous lines)..

References

Online access

IDP: THT 2721; TITUS: THT 2721

Edition

Tamai 2007a: №2721; Ching 2010: 269-270

Bibliography

Ching 2010

Ching, Chao-jung. 2010. “Secular documents in Tocharian: Buddhist economy and society in the Kucha region.” {PhD}, Paris: École Pratique des Hautes Études.

IDP

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

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 “A preliminary edition of unpublished texts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.”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. http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/tocharic/tht.htm.

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.” http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/tocharic/thtframe.htm.