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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 ///

References

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

Bibliography

IDP

The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online, at: http://idp.bl.uk/

Malzahn 2007a

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

THT

Thesaurus Indogermanischer Text- und Sprachmaterialien (TITUS): Tocharian Manuscripts from the Berlin Turfan Collection. Transcriptions prepared by Christiane Schaefer, transliterations by Tatsushi Tamai and Katharina Kupfer. Edited by Jost Gippert, Katharina Kupfer, and Tatsushi Tamai, Frankfurt am Main, 2000–2007; at: http://titus.fkidg1.uni-frankfurt.de/texte/tocharic/thtframe.htm

TochSprR(B) II

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

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