حجم حجن حجو
حَجَنَهُ, aor. ـِ (Ḳ, TA, [in the CK ـُ,]) inf. n. حَجْنٌ, (TA,) He bent it, or made it crooked [or hooked]; namely, a stick, or branch, or slender piece of wood; as alsoحجّنهُ↓, (Ḳ,) inf. n. تَحْجِينٌ. (TA.)
† He marked him (i. e. a camel) with the brand of the مَحْجَن, which is a line with a crooked, or hooked, end, like the stick called مِحْجَن; inf. n. as above. (TA.)
He drew it, or pulled it, [or hooked it,] (Ṣ, Ḳ,) towards himself (Ṣ) with the مِحْجَن; as alsoاحتجنهُ↓. (Ṣ, Ḳ.)
‡ He turned him away (Ḳ, TA) عَنِ الشَّىْءِ from the thing. (TA.)
حَجِنَ عَلَيْهِ and بِهِ, aor. ـَ, (Ḳ,) inf. n. حَجَنٌ, (TA,) He was, or became, avaricious, tenacious, or niggardly, of it; (Ḳ;) like حَجِئَ بِهِ. (TA.)
حَجِنَ بِالدَّارِ He remained, stayed, dwelt, or abode, in the house. (Ḳ.)
احجن, said of the ثُمَام [or panic grass], It put forth its خُوص; (AʼObeyd, Ṣ, Ḳ;* [in the Ḳ its خُوصَة;]) [i. e.] its leaves appeared. (TA.)
تحجّن It was, or became, crooked, [or hooked,] or curved: (T, Ḳ:) said of a thing that is termed أَحْجَنُ. (T.)
[Hence,] احتجن المَالَ ‡ He drew the property, or camels &c., together (Ṣ, Ḳ, TA) to himself, (Ṣ, TA,) and took, or took possession of, it, or them. (Ṣ, Ḳ, TA.) And احتجنهُ ‡ He took possession of it (i. e. a portion of land), exclusively of others. (TA from a trad.) And احتجنهُ لِنَفْسِهِ دُونَ أَصْحَابِهِ ‡ He appropriated it (a thing) to himself, exclusively of his companions. (T, TA.) And احتجن مَالَ غَيْرِهِ † He took away, and stole, the property of another. (TA.)
Also † He put the property, or camels &c., into a good, or right, state, and drew together what had become scattered thereof. (TA.)
And احتجن عَلَيْهِ † He straitened him. (TA.)
حَجَنٌ Crookedness, [or hookedness,] or curvature; (Ṣ, Ḳ;) as alsoحُجْنَةٌ↓. (Ḳ.)
حَجِنٌ: see أَحْجَنُ.
حُجْنَةٌ: see حَجَنٌ.
Also Crispness [or recurvation] in the extremities of hair. (T, TA. [See أَحْجَنُ.])
A place of crookedness or curvature (ISd, TA) of a staff or stick. (TA.)
The hook in the head of a spindle, (Ṣ,* Ḳ,* TA,) with which the thread is caught preparatively to the twisting thereof. (TA.)
The خُوصَة, (Ḳ,) or خُوص, (Ṣ,) [i. e.] the leaves [or blades], (TA,) of ثُمَام [or panic grass]; (Ṣ, Ḳ, TA;) as alsoحَجَنَةٌ↓. (Ḳ.) Andحَجَنٌ↓ [of which حَجَنَةٌ↓ is the n. un., if not a mistranscription of حُجَنٌ,] Tender, or soft, shoots, that grow upon the sides of the stalks of the ثُمَام and the ضَعَة [which is said to be a species of ثُمَام]. (TA.) And حُجَنٌ, pl. of حُجْنَةٌ, The fruit-stalks of grapes. (TA.)
Also A thing, or portion of a thing, that one has drawn and appropriated to oneself. (TA.)
حَجَنَةٌ: see the next preceding paragraph, in two places.
حَجُونٌ Sluggish, lazy, or indolent: (Ḳ:) from حَجِنَ بِالدَّارِ [q. v.]. (TA.)
غَزْوَةٌ حَجُونٌ ‡ A hostile, or hostile and plundering, expediton, in which the party feigns to be going in one direction, and then turns to another: (A, Ḳ,* TA:) or farextending. (Ṣ, Ḳ.) And سِرْنَا عُقْبَةً حَجُونًا ‡ We journeyed a long stage. (Ṣ, TA.)
أَحْجَنُ Crooked, [hooked,] or curved: fem. حَجْنَآءُ: pl. حُجْنٌ. (Ḥam p. 403.) You say, الصَّقْرُ أَحْجَنُ المِنْقَارِ The hawk is crooked [or hooked] in the bill. (TA.) And صَقْرٌ أَحْجَنُ المَخَالِبِ A hawk having crooked [or hooked] talons. (Ṣ, TA.) And أَنْفٌ أَحْجَنُ [A hooked nose,] a nose having the tip approaching the mouth, and, Az adds, having its نَاشِرَتَانِ [or two alæ] receding in an ugly manner. (TA.) And أُذُنٌ حَجْنَآءُ An ear having one [app. the upper] of its two extremities turning towards the forehead, downwards: or having its edges turning towards the other ear, in the direction of the forehead: (M, Ḳ:) in either case, curving. (M, TA.) And شَعَرٌ أَحْجَنُ ‡ Hair that is crisp, or curly, in its extremities: or, accord. to AZ, wavy hair: (T:) or hair that is recurvate at its extremities (مُعَقَّفٌ), and intermingling: (M:) or hair forming a succession of rimples (مُتَسَلْسِلٌ), pendulous, wavy, and crisp, or curling, in the extremities; as alsoحَجِنٌ↓. (Ḳ.)
تَحْجِينٌ † A crooked, [or hooked,] or curved, brand, or mark made with a hot iron [upon a camel]: (Ḳ:) [originally inf. n. of 2; but in this sense,] a subst., properly speaking, like تَنْبِيتٌ and تَمْتِينٌ. (TA. [See also مِحْجَنٌ.])
مِحْجَنٌ A crooked, [or hooked,] or curved, staff or stick; as alsoمِحْجَنَةٌ↓: (Ḳ:) or a stick, (IAth, Mgh, Ḥam p. 403,) or staff, (IAth, Ḥam,) or piece of wood, (Mṣb,) with a crooked, or hooked, head, (IAth, Mgh,) or crooked at the end, (Mṣb;) like the صَوْلَجَان: (Ṣ, Mgh, Mṣb, Ḥam:) one draws towards him with it the extremities [of the branches] of trees, and the like: (Ḥam ubi suprà:) or a stick with a crooked, or curved, end, being naturally so on the tree on which it has grown; distinguished from a صولجان, the end of which is crooked, or curved, artificially: (T:) or, accord. to AZ, any stick with a curved head: (Mṣb:) or it signifies also anything bent, or crooked: (Ḳ:) pl. مَحَاجِنُ. (Mṣb, TA.) The appellation صَاحِبُ المِحْجَنِ [The owner of the crooked stick or staff] was given to a certain man who, in the Time of Ignorance, used to sit in the highway, and take with his محجن one thing after another, of the goods of the passers-by; and if any one were cognizant of his doing, he excused himself, saying that the thing had caught to his محجن. (TA.) You say, فُلَانٌ لَا يَرْكُضُ المِحْجَنَ [lit. Such a one will not kick the crooked stick or staff], meaning † such a one is of no use, or stands one in no stead: the saying originating from the fact that a محجن is put between the hind legs of the camel, and if he be inert, or wanting in vigour, he will not kick it; but if he be sharp in spirit, he will kick it and go on. (TA.) And you say, إِنَّهُ لَمِحْجَنُ مَالٍ, meaning † Verily he is one who puts the cattle into a good state, and pastures and manages them well. (TA.) Also † A brand, or mark made with a hot iron, upon a camel, in the form of a line with a crooked, or hooked, end, like the stick so called. (TA. [See also تَحْجِينٌ.])
And The [hooked] bill of a bird; because of its crookedness. (TA.)
مِحْجَنَةٌ: see the next preceding paragraph.
مَحْجُونٌ A camel marked with the brand termed مِحْجَن (TA.)