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THT 440

Known as:THT 440; B 440
Cite this page as:Adrian Musitz. "THT 440". 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-tht440 (accessed 23 Jun. 2024).

Edition

Editor:Adrian Musitz

Provenience

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 py· r·¯ ¯s ÷ kl· s· m[a] sa ta [r]y[a] t·¯ ¯m
a2[pa] ñcwa ri ke dha rma ra kṣi te lyā ka 金 sa ṅka ste re ā ///
a3[śa] ṣka sne – te ka pyā re¯ ¯s kle se ta rya to¯ ¯m se [n]e mi tre
a4kce¯ ¯s yi kṣye tau

Transcription

a1/// – kapy(ā)r(e)s ÷ kl(e)s(e) masa tarya t(o)m ///
a2pañcwarike dharmarakṣite lyāka saṅkästere ā… ///
a3śaṣkäsne te kapyāres klese tarya tom senemitren1 ///
a4/// (amo)kces yikṣye tau

Translation

a1... for the kapyāri: klese was spent: three pecks...
a2The Pañcwarike Dharmarakṣite saw it 金. The Saṅkastere...
a3On day sixteen, this (is) the klese for the kapyāri: three pecks. Senemitre...
a4... flour for the artisans: a peck.

Commentary

Philological commentary

n1The 'n' here looks very strange. The name is also unexpectedly senemitre instead of *senamitre.

References

Online access

IDP: THT 440; TITUS: THT 440

Edition

Sieg and Siegling 1953: 291-292

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.

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.