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By Douglas Q. Adams

The second one version of A Dictionary of Tocharian B comprises considerably all Tocharian B phrases present in frequently released texts, in addition to all these of the London and Paris collections released digitally (digital booklet of the Paris assortment remains to be incomplete), and a considerable variety of the Berlin assortment released digitally. The variety of entries is greater than twenty consistent with cent more than within the first variation. the final procedure is decidedly philological. All phrases other than right names are supplied with instance contexts. every one be aware is given in all its quite a few attested morphological types, in its version spellings, and mentioned semantically, syntactically (where appropriate), and etymologically. New to the second one variation is the project, the place attainable, of the examples of the word’s use to their designated chronological interval (Archaic, Early, Classical, Late/Colloquial). This relationship presents the start of the examine of the Tocharian B vocabulary on a ancient foundation. integrated also are a opposite English-Tocharian B index and, one other innovation to this variation, a basic index verborum of Indo-European cognates.

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V. (Źsee also 2e(n)- and Hilmarsson, 1991:28-29). ) ‘difficult’ [-, -, amƗskai//] pos=amƗskai karkats[i] = B(H)S sudurharam ‘very difficult to steal’ (14b8C), tusa amƗskai lwƗsameۨ onolmeۨtsä yĞamna cmetsi ‘thus [it is] difficult for animals to be born of beings among men’ (407b2/3E); —amƗskaitstse* ‘± difficult’ (384b2C). ŶThe intensive prefix 1e(n)- (the initial Ɨ- is regular by Ɨ-umlaut) + mƗsk- ‘difficulty’ (Hilmarsson, 1991:119-120). v. mƗskw. ) ‘± wagon-master’ [(voc. amäkৢpänta)//] amäk‫܈‬pänta karpƗm lantäññai ytƗrine ‘O wagon-master, we have descended on the royal way’ (PK-AS-12K-b3A [Couvreur, 1954c:86]).

See below. The alternation of -ll- and -ly- in the feminine does not follow the pattern of palatalization in third person pronouns or the adjectives in -tstse where the feminine is strictly unpalatalized. Nor does it match the privatives in -tte (masculine: -tte, -cce, -cci, -cceۨ; feminine -cca, -ccai, -ttona, -ttona). ŶTchA Ɨlak (with regular simplification of geminate -ll- in A) and B allek reflect PTch *Ɨlle-kä where the *Ɨlle- must be from PIE *haelno- [: Old Latin ollus ‘ille’ (< *haolno-), Old Irish oll (= Latin ollus) ‘full, great,’ Gaulish alla ‘aliud,’ allos ‘second,’ OCS lani (< *haolnei) ‘in the previous summer or year,’ and Sanskrit ára۬a- ‘distant, strange’ (P:24-25; MA:64)].

From B(H)S apratisaۨkhyƗnirodha-. ) [//-, -, aprama৆inta] (575a6C). ŶIf from B(H)S apramƗ۬a-. ) ‘unbelief’ [aprasƗt, -, -//] (KVƗc-22a2/THT-1114a2C [Schmidt, 1986]). ŶB(H)S aprasƗda-. ) ‘in conversation’ : ‫܈‬amyeۨ mƗka ‫܈‬amƗni aplƗc ‘many monks were sitting in conversation’ (3a5C). v. (Hilmarsson, 1991:123). ) [//apৢatriki, -, -] ‫܈‬ukta‫܈܈‬i ap‫܈‬atriki ‘the citizens of the market-town “of the seven”’ (THT-4000, col. 3, -a9), Ğak-okta‫܈܈‬i ap‫܈‬atriki (THT-4000, col. 3, -a10). ŶClearly identical with TchA Ɨp‫܈‬ƗtrikƗñ which would appear to be the equivalent of B(H)S naigama- ‘town-dwellers’ (Carling, Pinault, Winter, 2009).

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