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THT 2853

Known as:THT 2853; Prelim. No. 5804
Cite this page as:Adrian Musitz. "THT 2853". 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-tht2853 (accessed 20 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/// ·w· kwa nte ne wi ṣa ///
a2/// ·ñ· na so me lyā ka ¤ [sa] ṅka ste re ā rya wi re śa ·s· [¤] ///
a3/// [n]e ṣa lywe ś·e r[ṣ]a ṅ[ka]ṃ ·e [w]·e ÷ ///

Transcription

a1/// ·w· kwantene n1 wi ṣa(ṅkäṃ) ///
a2/// (j)ñ(ā)nasome lyāka ¤saṅkästere āryawire śa(r)s(a) ¤///
a3/// ne ṣalywe ś(w)er ṣaṅkäṃ (k)ew(y)e ÷ ///

Translation

a1... two pints...
a2... Jñānasome the saw it ¤. The Saṅkastere Aryawire knew about it ¤...
a3... oil: four pints, bovine ÷...

Commentary

Philological commentary

n1(pala)kwante doesn't seem to be a possible restoration, since there clearly is a '·w·' visible.

References

Online access

IDP: THT 2853; TITUS: THT 2853

Edition

Tamai 2007a: №28453; Ching 2010: 261

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 “A preliminary edition of unpublished texts from the Berlin Turfan Collection.”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.