, (Ṣ, O, Mṣb, Ḳ,) aor. فَخَرَ, (O, Mṣb, Ḳ,) inf. n. فَخْرٌ (Ṣ, O, Mṣb, Ḳ) and فَخَرٌ (Ṣ, O, Ḳ) and فَخَارٌ, (Ḳ,) or this is a simple subst., (Mṣb,) or it is a mistake for فِخَارٌ, accord. to some, and this may be an inf. n. either of فَخَرَ, for there are many instances of the same kind, or of فَاخَرَ, (MF,) or فَخَارٌ, with fet-h, is post-classical, and therefore not allowable, (Th, O,) and فَخَارَةٌ and فِخِّيرَى and فِخِّيرَآءُ; (Ḳ;) and ↓افتخر; (Ṣ, O, Mṣb, Ḳ;) and ↓تفاخر; (L in art. فتح;) [He gloried, or boasted; i. e.] he gloried in, boasted of, boasted himself in, or praised or commended himself for, certain properties, or particular qualities: (Ḳ:) he enumerated, or recounted, the particulars of his ancestral nobility or eminence, or his own glorious or honourable deeds or qualities: (Ṣ, TA:) or he arrogated to himself greatness and nobility: (TA:) or he contended for superiority by reason of honours arising from memorable deeds or qualities, and from parentage or relationship, and other things relating to himself or to his ancestors: (Mṣb:) or he contended for superiority by reason of things extrinsic to himself, such as wealth, and rank or station. (TA.) You say فَخَرْتُ بِهِ [I gloried in it, or by reason of it; &c.]. (Mṣb.) And ↓تفاخر بِمَا عِنْدَهُ He gloried in, boasted of, or boasted himself in, what he possessed. (L in art. فتح.) And فَخَرَ بَعْضُهُمْ عَلَى بَعْضٍ One party of them boasted against another [بِكَذَا in such a thing or quality &c.]. (Ḳ.)―
Also فَخَرَ, inf. n. فَخْرٌ, He magnified himself by boasting. (TA.)―
فَاخَرَهُ فَفَخَرَهُ, (Ṣ, O, Ḳ,) aor. فَخُرَ, (O, Ḳ, [in two copies of the Ṣ written فَخَرَ, contrary to analogy in a verb signifying surpassing in a contest, accord. to most of the grammarians,]) inf. n. فَخْرٌ: (Ṣ:) see 3.―
فَخَرَ فُلَانٌ اليَوْمَ عَلَى فُلَانٍ فِى الشَّرَفِ وَالجَلَدِ وَالْمَنْطِقِ Such a one excelled to-day such a one in nobleness and hardiness and speech. (ISk, TA.)―
فَخِرَ, aor. فَخَرَ, (O, Ḳ,) inf. n. فَخَرٌ, (TA,) He disdained, or scorned. (IAạr, O, Ḳ, TA.)―
فَخَرَهُ عَلَيْهِ: see 4.