كنبث كنت كنتب


1كَنَتَ فِى خَلْقِهِ

, (aor. كَنُتَ, inf. n. كَنْتٌ, TḲ,) He (a man) was strong in his make. (IAạr, TṢ, Ḳ.)
كَنِتَ, aor. كَنَتَ, It (a skin, TA) became foul with the grease of milk [and so retained the water, or milk, well]; syn. حَشِنَ: (TṢ, and SM's copy of the Ḳ: in the CK and a MṢ. copy of the Ḳ, خَشُنَ: in another copy of the Ḳ, حَسُنَ.)

8اكتنت

He was lowly; humble; submissive. (Ḳ.) [See اِقْتَنَتَ.]
He was content, or well pleased; acquiesced. (Ḳ.)

كُنْتٌ

: see كُنْتِىٌّ.

سِقَاءٌ كَنِيتٌ

[as also قَنِيتٌ] A skin that retains [the water, or milk,] well. (Ḳ.)

كُنْتِىٌّ

Strong; robust. (Ibn-Buzruj, Ḳ.) An epithet applied to a man. (Ibn-Buzruj.) Formed from كُنْتُ “ I was ” because an old man speaks of himself in time past saying كُنْتُ كَذَا وَكُنْتُ كَذَا. (MF.)
Also, [and كُنْتٌ, as implied in the TA, and in the Ṣ in art., عجن,] and كُنْتُنِىٌّ, i. q. كَبِيرٌ [app. Great in age; old: aged]. (AZ, Ḳ.) A poet says,
* وَمَا كُنْتُ كُنْتِيًّا وَمَا كُنْتُ عَاجِنًا *
* وَشَرُّ الرِّجَالِ الكُنْتُنِىُّ وَعَاجِنُ *
[And I was not old, nor was I one who raised himself from the ground by the help of his hands: and the worst of men is the old, and one who raises himself so]. (TA.)

كُنْتَنِىٌّ

: see كُنْتِىُّ.