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THT 412

Known as:THT 412; B 412; Bleistiftnummer 2362
Cite this page as:Melanie Malzahn. "THT 412". 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-tht412 (accessed 30 May 2024).

Edition

Editor:Melanie Malzahn
Date of online publication:2017-07-17

Provenience

Main find spot:Murtuk
Expedition code:T III M 145.9
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection

Language and Script

Language:TB
Linguistic stage:classical
Script:classical

Text contents

Title of the work:Unidentified story
Text genre:Literary
Text subgenre:Jātaka/Avadāna
Verse/Prose:prose

Object

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

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Transliteration

a1/// [s](·) [m]u [d]tra – ·ts· ///
a2/// klā ṅka || o mno [pa] [ñ](·) kt(·) śtwa rā (·)[ai] ///
a3/// – pā ta rmā ta rne ta ṅwa s[su] ṣai[¯] [¯m] ///
a4/// (·)e – – (– –) m(·)a nte [k](·)a – ///
b1/// t(·) spa ktā [n]ts(·) (–) ṣk[e] o mte ///
b2/// [ta] rṣṣe śra ddha tā¯ ¯ka lla tsi • e nte ///
b3/// (·)[ta] rne • a śrā ddhe pā ce [r]m(·) (–) – tā kaṃ ne ///
b4/// – – [o] ///

Transcription

a1/// s(a)mudträ·ts· ///
a2/// klāṅkaom no pañ(ä)kt(e) śtwarā(ts)ai ///
a3/// – pātär mātärne täṅwassu ṣaim ///
a4/// ·e – – – – m·ante k·a – ///
b1n1 /// spaktānts(a) (eṃ)ṣke omte ///
b2/// (pātär) (mā)tärṣṣe śraddhatāk ṣällatsiente ///
b3/// ·tär-neaśrāddhe pācer m(ācer) tākaṃ-ne ///
b4/// – – o ///

Translation

a1... the ocean ...
a2... (s)he went by wagon. There then the Buddha lord ... the fourfold ...
a3... I was beloved by [my] father [and] mother ...
a4...
b1... (due) to the service ...
b2... to bring down the Śrāddha ritual for (father and mother). When ...
b3... [If] father [and] mother are a non-believer ...

Commentary

Philological commentary

n1spaktānts(·) can be restored to a gen.sg. of perl.sg., the latter being more likely; eṃṣke is the most likely restoration for the following form.

Alternative linguistic/paleographic classifications

Tamai 2011C1
Tamai 2011C14

References

Online access

IDP: THT 412; TITUS: THT 412

Edition

Sieg and Siegling 1953: 275

Bibliography

IDP

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

Sieg and Siegling 1953

Sieg, Emil, and Wilhelm Siegling. 1953. Tocharische Sprachreste. Sprache B, Heft 2. Fragmente Nr. 71-633. Edited by Werner Thomas. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Tamai 2011

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

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.