, aor. رَسَغَ, inf. n. رَسْغٌ, [He tethered him by the fore legs; i. e.] he tied the رُسْغ [or pastern] of each of his (a camel's [or an ass's]) fore legs with a string, or cord, which is called رُسْغٌ. (TA.)
, (Ṣ, Mṣb, &c.,) inf. n. تَرْسِيغٌ, (IAạr, Ḳ,) said of rain, (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ, &c.,) It rained so that the water reached to the رُسْغ [or pastern, or ankle], (Ṣ,) or so that it reached to the place of the أَرْسَاغ [pl. of رُسْغٌ]: (Mṣb:) or it moistened the earth (IAạr, Ḳ, TA) so that the hands of him who dug for it reached to his أَرْسَاغ [or wrists]; (IAạr, TA;) or so that the moisture reached to the measure of the رُسْغ [or wrist] of the digger: (TA:) or it was so much that the رُسْغ [or pastern, or ankle,] disappeared in it; as also
↓ارسغ, a dial. var., on the authority of IAạr. (TA.)
تَرْسِيغٌ also signifies The making [the means of subsistence] ample, or abundant. (Ḳ.) You say, رسّغ العَيْشَ He made the means of subsistence ample, or abundant. (TḲ.) [Or رسّغ عَلَيْهِ فِى العَيْشِ He made ample, or abundant, provision for him in the means of subsistence: see the pass. part. n., below: and see also 8.]
رسّغتُ كَلَامًا, (JK,) inf. n. as above, (Ḳ,) i. q. لَفَّقْتُ بَيْنَهُ [meaning I interlarded, or embellished, speech. or discourse, with falsehood: accord. to the TḲ, connected it, and arranged it, or put it in order: but see the pass. part. n., below]. (JK, Ḳ, * TA.)
, (Ibn-ʼAbbád, Ḳ,) inf. n. مُرَاسَغَةٌ and رِسَاغٌ, (Lth, Ibn-ʼAbbád, Ḳ,) He took hold of his رُسْغ [meaning ankle] in wrestling with him, the latter doing the like. (Lth, Ibn-ʼAbbád, Ḳ.) One says, رَادَغَهُ ثُمَّ رَاسَغَهُ ثُمَّ مَارَغَهُ [He strove with him to throw him down: then he took hold of his ankle &c.: then he rolled with him on the ground, or in the dust]. (TA.)
8ارتسغ عَلَى عِيَالِهِ
He expended amply, or abundantly, upon his family, or household. (Ibn-Buzurj, Ḳ.) [See also 2.]
↓رُسُغٌ, (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ,) of a دَابَّة [or beast of the equine kind], (Ṣ, Mṣb,) [The pastern; i.e.] the slender place [or part] between the solid hoof and the joint of the وَظِيف [or shank] of the fore leg, and of the hind leg; (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ;) or, [in other words,] of solid-hoofed animals, the part that joins the وظيف of each of the fore legs, and of the hind legs, to the hoof; and of camels, the part that joins the أَوْظِفَة [or shanks] to the أَخْفَاف [or feet]: (TA:) and (Mṣb, and so in some copies of the Ḳ, but in other copies of the latter “ or, ” [which is more correct, as will be seen from what follows,]) of a human being, [the wrist, and the ankle; i. e.] the joint between the hand and the fore arm, and between the foot and the shank: (Mṣb, Ḳ, TA:) and of any beast (دابّه,) the like thereof; (Ḳ;) [the part between the shank and hoof or foot, in the fore leg and in the hind leg, of any quadruped:] pl. أَرْسَاغٌ [used as a pl. of mult. and of pauc.] (Mṣb, Ḳ) and أَرْسُغٌ [which is only a pl. of pauc.]. (Ḳ.)
See also رِسَاغٌ:
and see مِرْسَغَةٌ.
A laxness in the legs of a camel. (Aṣ, Ṣ, Ḳ.)
A cord, or rope, that is tied (JK, Ṣ, Ḳ) firmly (Ṣ) to the رُسْغ [or pastern] of the camel, (JK, Ṣ, Ḳ,) or, accord. to the T, to each رُسْغ, [the dual form being there used, meaning to the pastern of each fore leg,] of the camel, (TA,) to prevent him from going away; (Ṣ, Ḳ;) also called
↓مِرْسَغَةٌ; of which the pl. is مَرَاسِغُ: (JK:) or, as some say, رسَاغٌ is pl. of
↓رُسْغٌ meaning a cord, or rope, with which a camel, and an ass, is [tethered, or] shackled; or a string, or cord, with which the رُسْغ [or pastern] of each of the fore legs of a camel [or an ass] is tied. (TA.)
Also an inf. n. of 3.
Ample, or abundant, means of subsistence: and طَعَامٌ رَسِيغٌ Much food or wheat. (Aboo-Málik, Ḳ.)
sing. of مَرَاسِيغُ [probably a mistranscription for مَرَاسِغُ] meaning [Bracelets of tortoiseshell or horn or ivory, such as are termed] مَسَك, that are worn by women on their arms; one of which is also called
See also رِسَاغٌ.
هُوَ مُرَسَّغٌ عَلَيْهِ فِى العَيْشِ
He is amply, or abundantly, provided for in respect of the means of subsistence. (JK, * TA.)
رَأْىٌ مُرَسَّغٌ An unsound opinion or counsel or advice. (JK, Ibn- ʼAbbád, Ḳ.)