ضرع ضرغم ضرم
Q. 1. (ضرغم)
ضَرْغَمَتِ الأَبْطَالُ, [inf. n. ضَرْغَمَةٌ,] † The men of valour acted like lions; as alsoتَضَرْغَمَت↓: (Ḳ:) or, as some say, الضَّرْغَمَةُ andالتَّضَرْغُمُ↓ signify † the choosing of valiant men [app. as antagonists] in war, or battle. (TA.) And you say, ضَرْغَمَ الأَبْطَالُ بَعْضُهَا بَعْضًا فِى الحَرْبِ † [The men of valour attacked one another like lions in war, or battle]. (Ṣ, TA.)
Q. 2. (تضرغم)
تَضَرْغَمَ: see what precedes, in two places.
ضِرْغَمٌ, or ضَرْغَمٌ: see the next paragraph.
ضِرْغَامٌ, (MA, Ḳ, and so in some copies of the Ṣ,) andضِرْغَامَةٌ↓, (MA, Ḳ, and so in other copies of the Ṣ,) andضِرْغَمٌ↓, (MA,) orضَرْغَمٌ↓, like جَعْفَرٌ, (Ḳ, TA,) The lion: (Ṣ, MA, Ḳ:) or a lion accustomed to prey, strong, and bold. (TA.)
And الضِّرْغَامُ is also applied to † The constellation of the Lion. (Ḥam p. 110.)
ضِرْغَامَةٌ: see ضِرْغَامٌ.
Hence, as being likened to a lion, (TA,) ‡ Courageous; (Ḳ, TA;) as an epithet applied to a man. (TA.)
And † A powerful stallion [camel]. (Ḳ.)
And ‡ A strong man; (Ḳ, TA;) as being likened to a lion. (TA.)
And ضِرْغَامَةٌ مِنْ طِينٍ is said in the Nawádir el-Aaráb to mean Slime, or mire. (TA.)