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THT 519

Known as:THT 519; B 518; B 519; Bleistiftnummer 2671
Cite this page as:"THT 519". 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-tht519 (accessed 23 Apr. 2024).

Provenience

Main find spot:Kizil Ming-öy
Expedition code:T III MQR 11
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection

Language and Script

Language:TB
Linguistic stage:classical
Script:classical

Text contents

Title of the work:Unidentified drama (with colophon)
Text genre:Literary
Text subgenre:Drama
Verse/Prose:prose; verse

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Poṭhī
Number of lines:9

Images

Images from idp.bbaw.de by courtesy of the International Dunhuang Project Berlin, the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, and the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Orientabteilung.

Transliteration

a1/// nts· sru ka· ñ· ///
a2/// [p]ā tri wa sa sā¯ ¯u ṣka ska [ri] ṣṣeṃ wn· ///
a3/// [ta] ka rṣkñe sa tā wne no siṃ [ha] ra [d]vī [p]· o ·o [l]· ///
a4/// yśiṃ ne || pra ve śa kkā [ra] || ce po – [¯k] l· [p]ā ///
a5/// [n]tsa yā ka re pai – – – – – – we ñā r[e] ///
a6/// ·ā ne sa [e] kī – ·[e] ///

Transcription

a1 /// nts(e) sruka(l)ñ(e) ///
a2 /// pātri wasa u ṣkaska riṣṣeṃ wn· ///
a3 /// takarṣkñesa tāwne no siṃharadvīp(ṣy) o(n)ol(mi) ///
a4 /// yśiṃne ॥ praveśakk ārace po(sta) k l· ///
a5 /// ntsa yākare pai – – – – – – weñāre ///
a6 /// ·ānesa ekī – ·e ///

Commentary

Remarks

Verso blank except some single akṣaras (writing exercise?).

Alternative linguistic/paleographic classifications

Tamai 2011 C1
Tamai 2011 C14

References

Online access

IDP: THT 519; TITUS: THT 519

Edition

Sieg and Siegling 1953: 322

Translations

Thomas 1957: a4 (211), a5 (157)

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.

Thomas 1957

Thomas, Werner. 1957. Der Gebrauch der Vergangenheitstempora im Tocharischen. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

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.”