, (Ṣ, L, Ḳ,) aor. كَمَخَ; (Ḳ;) and بانفه ↓ اكمخ; (L;) He magnified himself, or was proud; (Ṣ, L, Ḳ;) elevated his nose, from pride: (L:) or اكمخ he elevated his head, from pride; (L;) i. q. اقمح [in the CK with خ]: (Ḳ:) or he sat in the manner of him who magnifies himself (Ṣ, L) in his own mind. (L.) أَكْمَخُوا بَأْوًا They flourished and increased in self exaltation: or تَرَادُّوا. (L.)―
كَمَخَهُ بِاللِّجَامِ He pulled him in [i. e. a horse or the like] by the bridle and bit, in order to check or stop him; (L:) i. q. كَبَحَهُ; (Ḳ;) [or he pulled up his head by the bridle and bit]. See كَمَحَ.
كَمَخَ بِهِ, (Ḳ,) aor. كَمَخَ, (L,) inf. n. كمْخٌ, (Ṣ, L,) He voided it, namely his excrement, or ordure; or voided it in a thin state; syn. سَلَحَ. (Ṣ, Ḳ.) Some bread and كَامَِخ [q. v. infra] were offered to an Arab of the desert, and he knew not the latter; so it was said to him, “ This is كامخ; ” whereupon he said, “ I know that it is كامخ; ” and added, أَيُّكُمْ كَمَخَ بِهِ “ which of you voided it? ” ايّكم سَلَحَ به. (Ṣ.)―
كَمَخَ بِسَلْحِهِ, aor. and inf. n. as above, He (a camel) voided his excrement, or ordure, in a thin state. (L.)