, applied to the جَبِين [or side of the forehead], Conspicuous, or clear, or fair; syn. وَاضِحٌ: (Ṣ, A, Ḳ:) open, or uncovered, and even: (M, Ḳ:) or smooth: (TA:) anything bare; and open, or uncovered: (IAạr, TA.) wide, even, and beautiful, or comely. (ISh, TA.) One says رَجُلٌ صَلْتُ الجَبِينِ A man conspicuous, or clear, or fair, in respect of the جبين: (M, TA:) or smooth and shining: (A:) or wide, white, conspicuous, or clear, or fair: (Khálid Ibn-Jembeh, TA:) or even: (A'Obeyd, TA:) or hard. (IAạr, TA.) And رَجُلٌ صَلْتُ الوَجْهِ وَالخَدِّ A man conspicuous, or clear, or fair, in respect of the face and of the cheek. (TA.) And فُلَانٌ يُكَوِّنُ الأَسْوَدَ صَلْتًا [Such a one makes the black to be white, or fair]. (TA.)
↓مُنْصَلِتٌ, (M, Ḳ,) and
↓إِصْلِيتٌ, applied to a sword, (Ṣ, M, A, Ḳ,) Sharp: (Ṣ:) or polished, and sharp, or penetrating: (Ḳ:) or unsheathed, and sharp, or penetrating: (M:) or such as penetrates into that which is smitten with it: (A:) but some say that a sword is not termed صَلْتٌ unless long: (TA:) or
↓إِصْلِيتٌ may have the same meaning as
↓مُصْلَتٌ, i. e. unsheathed: (Ṣ:) accord. to AA, صَلْتٌ applied to a sword and to a knife and to a needle means having no sheath. (TA.) And one says, ضَرَبَهُ بِالسَّيْفِ صَلْتًا (Ṣ, M, A) and
↓صُلْتًا (Ṣ, M) He smote him with sword unsheathed. (Ṣ, M, A.)
صَلْتٌ applied to a man, as also
↓مُنْصَلِتٌ (Ṣ, M, Ḳ) and
↓مِصْلَاتٌ, (Ṣ, Ḳ,) pl. [of the last] مَصَالِيتُ, (Ṣ,) Hard, firm, strong, or hardy, (M,) sharp, or penetrating, (Ṣ, M, Ḳ,) in affairs, (Ṣ,) or in needful affairs, (M, Ḳ,) light in clothing: (M:) and [in like manner]
↓صَلَتَانٌ signifies sharp, or penetrating, and quick (مُنْصَلِتٌ), in his affair. (Ḥam p. 536.)
See also صَلَتَانٌ below.
And see صُلْتٌ.
أَبُو الصَّلْتِ is a surname of The حِدَأَة [or kite]. (TA in art. حدأ.)