↓قَسَّمَ He divided; parted; divided in parts or shares; distributed.
قَسَمَ أَمْرَهُ, or
↓قَسَّمَهُ: see 3 in art. عدل.
He divided with him the thing, each of them allotting to himself his share, or portion.
قَاسَمَهُ بِٱللّٰهِ He swore to him by God.
He conjured him; he said بِحَقِّكَ. (Mgh, art. طمر.)
It (a thing) was, or became, divided, or distributed. (MA.) See an ex. in a verse, voce شَتَّانَ.
7اِنْقَسَمَ الَى أَقْسَامٍ كَثِيرَةٍ
It was divided into many parts.
He sought to know what was allotted to him, by means of the أَزْلَام, (Ṣ, * Mgh, and Ḥar, p. 465,) and what was not allotted to him. (Mgh, Ḥar.)
A division: (Mṣb:) and particularly (Mṣb) a portion, or share. (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ.) Pl. أَقْسَامٌ.
لَيْسَ مِنْ أَقْساَمِ كَذَا It is not a part of such a thing; it does not belong, or appertain, to such a thing; it is independent of such a thing.
A conjurement. See أَقْسَمَ عَلَيْهِ.
An oath (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ) by God [&c.]. (Mṣb, Ḳ.) An asseveration.
وَاوُ القَسَمِ The و denoting an oath.
is also used in the sense of مَقْسُومٌ [meaning A thing, or collection of things, divided into portions, or shares]: (Bḍ and Jel in liv. 28:) a portion, or share; like قِسْمٌ: (Mṣb:) [and portions, or shares; as in the phrase,] نُخْرِجُ طَرِيقًا مِنْ بَيْنِ قِسْمَةِ الأَرْضِ أَوِ الدَّارِ [We will exclude a way, or passage, from among the portions, or shares, of the land, or the house]. (Mgh in art. رفع.)
An officer of the Kádee, who divides inheritances.