, (Ṣ, Ḳ,) or الجِلْدَ, (Ṣ, Mgh, Mṣb,) aor. دَبُغَ and دَبَغَ (Ṣ, Mgh, Mṣb, Ḳ) and دَبْغٌ, (Mgh, Mṣb, Ḳ,) inf. n. دَبْغٌ (Ṣ, Mgh, Mṣb, Ḳ) and دِبَاغٌ (Ṣ, Mgh, Ḳ) and دِبَاغَةٌ, (Ṣ, Ḳ,) or the last is a subst. sometimes used as an inf. n., (Mṣb,) He tanned the hide, or skin; i. e., prepared it, or made it fit for use, and softened it, or made it pliable, with قَرَظ [q. v.] and the like. (TA.) It is said in a trad., دِبَاغُهَا طَهُورُهَا [The tanning thereof is the means of purification thereof]. (Ṣ, TA.)
See also دَبُوغٌ.
It (a hide, or skin,) was, or became, tanned; i. e., prepared, &c., with قَرَظ and the like; (TA;) quasi-pass. of 1. (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ, TA.) جِلْدُ الخِنْزِيرِ لَا يَنْدَبِغُ [The skin of the pig will not become tanned] is a prov., said of him whom good advice will not profit. (TA.)
[in one of my copies of the Ṣ written دَبْغ] A single act of tanning. (Ṣ, * TA.)
Tan; [tanning-liquor, or ooze;] that with which one tans, (Ṣ, * Mgh, * Mṣb, * Ḳ, * TA,) i. e., prepares, or makes fit for use, and softens, or makes pliable, a hide, or skin, consisting of قَرَظ [q. v.] and the like; (TA;) as also
↓دِبْغٌ (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ) and
↓دِبْغَةٌ (Ṣ, Ḳ) and
↓دِبَاغَةٌ. (AḤn, TA.) One says, الجِلْدُ فِى الدِّبَاغِ [The skin is in the tan, or tanning-liquor]. (Ṣ.) And نَقَعَهُ فِى الدِّبَاغِ [He soaked it in the tanning-liquor]. (Ḳ in art. منأ.)
[Hence,] دِبَاغٌ لِلْمَعِدَةِ [app. A stomachic]. (Lth and M and Mṣb voce طُرْثُوثٌ, q. v.)
Also an inf. n. of 1. (Ṣ, Mgh, Ḳ.)
(tropical:) Rain that puts the earth into a good state, and softens it, (الأَرْضَ
↓يَدْبُغُ,) by its water. (IDrd, Ḳ, TA.)
, applied to a hide, i. q.
↓مَدْبُوغٌ [i. e. Tanned]. (Ḳ.)
The craft of the دَبَّاغ [or tanner]. (Mṣb, Ḳ, TA.)
Also an inf. n. of 1, (Ṣ, Ḳ,) or a subst. sometimes used as an inf. n. of 1. (Mṣb.)
A tanner. (Mṣb, * Ḳ, * TA.)
Anguria, or water-melon; in Pers. هِنْدُوَانَهْ (KL.)
and مَدْبُغَةٌ A place where hides, or skins, are tanned. (T, * Mṣb, * Ḳ, * TA.) [Hence,] one says, هٰذَا البَلَدُ مَدْبَغَةُ الرِّجَالِ (tropical:) [This country is the place where men are tanned by the sun]. (TA.)
Also, the former, Skins put into the دِبَاغ [or tanning-liquor]: (Ṣgh, Ḳ:) or of which the tanning has been commenced: (Az, TA:) as though made a pl., (Ṣgh, TA,) like مَشْيَخَةٌ as syn. with مَشَائِخُ. (Ṣgh, Ḳ.)
[app. Hides, or skins, much tanned]. (TA.)
: see دَبِيغٌ.
[Hence,] هٰذَا كَلَامٌ غَيْرُ مَدْبُوغٍ (tropical:) This is speech in which nothing is meant. (TA.)