ضنى ضهأ ضهب


3مُضَاهَأَةٌ

is syn. with مُضَاهَاةٌ, (Ḳ, TA, [the و before المُضاهاةُ in the CK should be erased,]) i. q. مُشَاكَلَةٌ: (Ṣ, O, Mṣb, TA:) you say, ضَاهَأْتُهُ and ضَاهَيْتُهُ, (ʼEyn, Ṣ, * O, * Mṣb, * TA,) i. e. I resembled him; syn. شَابَهْتُهُ: (ʼEyn, TA:) [or I conformed with him:] or ضَاهَأَهُ, inf. n. as above, signifies he imitated him; syn. عَارَضَهُ and بَارَاهُ; and one says also, ضَاهَيْتُهُ, inf. n. مُضَاهَاةٌ: (Mṣb:) the verb is read both with and without ء in the Ḳur [ix. 30]. (O, Mṣb, TA.)
ضَاهَا بِهِ, (A ʼObeyd, TA,) [or ضَاهَأَهُ, like ضَاهَاهُ, mentioned in art. ضهى,] inf. n. as above, (Ḳ,) He (a man) was, or became, gentle, tender, or courteous, or he acted, or behaved, gently, &c., with him, or to him. (A ʼObeyd, Ḳ, * TA.)

ضَهْيَأٌ

and ضَهْيَأَةٌ: see art. ضهيأ.