علق علقم علك


Q. 1. (علقم)

عَلْقَمَ, [inf. n. عَلْقَمَةٌ,] said of the colocynth, It attained its utmost degree of bitterness. (Ḥam p. 166.)

verb form: Q1.(dissociation - B1)

عَلْقَمَ طَعَامَهُ, (TA,) inf. n. as above, (Ḳ, TA,) He made his food bitter; (TA;) or put something bitter into it. (Ḳ.)


عَلْقَمٌ

عَلْقَمٌ A species of bitter tree or plant. (Ṣ, TA.)

word: عَلْقَمٌ(signification - A2)

And it is applied to, (Ṣ,) or is said to be, (Mṣb, TA,) The colocynth: (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ, TA:) or the pulp of the colocynth: (Az, TA:) or the colocynth when intensely bitter: (Ḥam p. 509:) or, as some say, قِثَّآءُ الحِمَارِ [a name now applied to the elaterium; the wild, or squirting, cucumber]. (Mṣb.) Hence one says of anything in which is intense bitterness, كَأَنَّهُ العَلْقَمُ [As though it were colocynth, or the pulp of colocynth, &c.]. (Az, TA.)

word: عَلْقَمٌ(signification - A3)

And Anything bitter. (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ.)

word: عَلْقَمٌ(signification - A4)

Also A bitter نَبِقَة [or drupe of the species of lotetree called سِدْر]: (Ḳ:) or so عَلْقَمَةٌ↓: mentioned by IAạr. (TA.)

word: عَلْقَمٌ(signification - A5)

And The bitterest of water: (Ḳ:) or so عَلْقَمَةٌ↓: mentioned by IAạr. (TA.)


عَلْقَمَةٌ

عَلْقَمَةٌ Bitterness. (Ḳ. [Originally an inf. n.: see Q. 1.])

word: عَلْقَمَةٌ(signification - A2)

And A mixed and turbid state of water. (IDrd, TA.)

word: عَلْقَمَةٌ(signification - A3)

See also عَلْقَمٌ, last two sentences.