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THT 340

Other press marks:B 340, Bleistiftnummer 2493

Provenience

Main find spot:Qizil Miŋ-Öy
Expedition code:T III MQ 44.4
Collection:Berlin Turfan Collection (BBAW)

Language and Script

Language:TB
Linguistic stage:Archaic
Add. linguistic characteristics:With classical forms
Script:Archaic

Text contents

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

Object

Manuscript:THT 338-344
Material:Ink on paper
Form:Poṭhī
Number of lines:7
Remarks:Image of the verso side not available.
This mansucript is basically written in the common archaic script type, but it already shows standard-shaped signs beside the old ones (e.g., open-shaped 〈ma〉 beside closed-shaped); cf. Malzahn 2007a: 264.

Image

THT 340 Recto

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Transliteration

a1/// tekā kaun wat takoī o ///
a2/// ṣṣi śaiṣṣe wat\ keṃ kl[u] ///
a3/// yewe atyaṃpā śle s̝a[le]ṃ ///
a4/// pelaiknemeṃ ñi ///
a5/// śuke ñäś wa ai ///
a6/// [wā]re no tumeṃ mārñäkte [o] ///
a7/// ramta – – ne ceu au ///
b1/// ·k· c· – – s· ṣṣ· m· kc· ///
b2/// [kn·] ṣṣe pilkosā no ñäś\ l[k]· ///
b3/// ñäś paknastar miyā ///
b4/// [r\] śerwe twe nest ·o ///
b5/// tsemi yamoṣ luwa ///
b6/// s[a]s̝ampā mā seṃ sā[ñ··] ///
b7/// [y·]sāmnt rā pilke ene[·e] ///

Transcription

a1/// tekā kaun wat takoī o ///
a2/// ṣṣi śaiṣṣe wat keṃ klu ///
a3/// yewe atyaṃpā śle ṣäleṃ ///
a4/// pelaiknemeṃ ñi ///
a5/// śuke ñäś wa ai ///
a6/// wāre no tumeṃ mārñäkte o ///
a7/// ramtä – – ne ceu au ///
b1/// ·k· c· – – s· ṣṣ· m· kc· ///
b2/// kn· ṣṣe pilkosā no ñäś lk· ///
b3/// ñäś päknastar miyā ///
b4/// r śerwe twe nest ·o ///
b5/// tsemi yamoṣ luwa ///
b6/// saṣämpā seṃ sāñ·· ///
b7/// y·sāmnt rā pilke ene·e ///

Translation

References

IDP: THT 340, TITUS: THT 340
Edition: TochSprR(B) II: 222-223.

Bibliography

IDP

The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online.

Malzahn 2007a

Malzahn, Melanie (2007) The most Archaic Manuscripts of Tocharian B and the Varieties of the Tocharian B Language. In Malzahn, Melanie, ed., Instrumenta Tocharica. Heidelberg: Winter, 255-297.

THT

Gippert, Jost, and Katharina Kupfer, and Christiane Schaefer, and Tatsushi Tamai Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian Manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan Collection. Frankfurt am Main.

TochSprR(B) II

Sieg, †E., and †W. Siegling (1953) TochSprR(B) II: Tocharische Sprachreste. Sprache B, Heft 2. Fragmente Nr. 71-633. aus dem Nachlaß hg. v. Werner Thomas, Thomas, Werner, ed. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

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