قفل قفو ققب


1. (قفو)

قَفَا أَثَرَهُ and إِتْرَهُ He followed his track, or footsteps; tracked him. (Ṣ, Mṣb.)

verb form: 1.(signification - A2)

قَفَا فُلَانًا He followed the footsteps of such a one. (TA.) See قَصَّ أَثَرَهُ, which signifies the same, for a better explanation. See also قَفَوَتُ أَثَرَهُ.


قَفًا

قَفًا The back of the neck. (Ṣ, Mṣb, Ḳ.)

qafF(signification - A2)

عَيْنَاهُ فِى قَفَاهُ is said of him who is put to flight. because he looks behind him, fearing pursuit. (TA in art. انف.) And جَعَلَ أَنْفَهُ فِى قَفَاهُ: see أَنْفٌ.

qafF(signification - A3)

[Also the back of the hand: and the flat back of a knife and the like.]


قَفِيَّةٌ

قَفِيَّةٌ: see دَوَآءُ.


قَافِيَةٌ

قَافِيَةٌ, by synecdoche, for ذُو قَافِيَةٍ, (IJ,)A verse; a single verse of a poem. (Akh, Az, TA.)

word: قَافِيَةٌ(signification - A2)

Also, [by a further extension of the proper signification,] A قَصِيدَة [or an ode, or a poem]. (Az, IJ, TA.)